Acres of plans for Trentonís first urban farm
The Trenton area’s first urban farm is about to take root thanks to a collaboration among the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen (TASK), the D&R Greenway Land Trust, Mercer County, the City of Trenton, Isles, the Escher Street SRO, Helping Arms, the Rescue Mission of Trenton and the East Trenton Collaborative.
From left, John "Jay" S. Watson, Jr., Vice President of D&R Greenway Land Trust, points out part of the 2 acre tract of land that will become Capital City Farm to Mayor Eric Jackson. Mercer County Executive Brian Hughes is at right - The Times of Trenton staff photo by Michael Mancuso.
Lots of learning underway aboard Steamship SPLASH
A trip out on the Delaware River made a splash with students from the adult education program of the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen (TASK).
September is Hunger Action Month
It’s the time of year when those of us who are concerned about Hunger mobilize into a movement to end hunger in our communities. Whether it’s by advocating and raising awareness, making donations, or volunteering, you can find the way that’s right for you to make a difference.
TASK distributes back-to-school supplies for area children Grades K-12
Please deliver all items to TASK August 3rd - August 21st.
TASK Wish List for 2015
- Back Packs
- 3 Ring Binder
- Composition Notebook
- Glue and Glue Sticks
- Flash Drives
- Index Cards
- #2 Pencils (decorated or plain)
- Colored Pencils
- Small Box of Markers
- Spiral Notebooks
- Pocket Folders
- Children’s Scissors
- Pocket Dictionaries for Older Students
For questions or more ways to help, contact Charlie Orth at (609) 695‐5456 x114 or Charlieo@trentonsoupkitchen.org Thank you in advance for your help!
How to Make a Hygiene
Bag for TASK