Volunteer of the Month: Eduardo Jasso

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"Eduardo has given over 45 hours in the garden over the past 3 months! His dedication is astounding; he's always the first one here and the last one to leave. Its great to have a volunteer with an amazing warmhearted spirit that gives back in his free time."


Previous Volunteers of the Month

November 2017: Judi Blondell Hardy "Judi is an absolute treasure. Through her upbeat, spunky attitude and passion for good food, she brings JOY to everything she makes and everyone she encounters at TNFP (and also brings countless kitchen needs). We are so lucky to have her as a regular volunteer!"

November 2017: Judi Blondell Hardy

"Judi is an absolute treasure. Through her upbeat, spunky attitude and passion for good food, she brings JOY to everything she makes and everyone she encounters at TNFP (and also brings countless kitchen needs). We are so lucky to have her as a regular volunteer!"

August 2017: Jake Sogga “Jake gives his all before, during, and after volunteer projects. He always lends a helping hand during SH & SL Meal Prep, Meal Delivery, or other areas of TNFP that need help. He even fixed our broken sink! We are so grateful to have his willing heart.”

August 2017: Jake Sogga

“Jake gives his all before, during, and after volunteer projects. He always lends a helping hand during SH & SL Meal Prep, Meal Delivery, or other areas of TNFP that need help. He even fixed our broken sink! We are so grateful to have his willing heart.”

May 2017: David Price "David has been an incredible volunteer in our prep room and kitchens from day one! He always shows up with a positive attitude and enthusiasm for whatever task is sent his way and his creativity and love for cooking is contagious! We could not do it without him."

May 2017: David Price

"David has been an incredible volunteer in our prep room and kitchens from day one! He always shows up with a positive attitude and enthusiasm for whatever task is sent his way and his creativity and love for cooking is contagious! We could not do it without him."

July 2017: Warren White "Rain or shine, we can always count on Warren to be the first person to show up to volunteer and the last to leave. We love having him here and especially love his incredible baked goods!"

July 2017: Warren White

"Rain or shine, we can always count on Warren to be the first person to show up to volunteer and the last to leave. We love having him here and especially love his incredible baked goods!"

January: Colleen Heyman "Colleen brings such a warm spirit to the kitchen. She's always coming up with creative snack ideas for the children and consistently goes above and beyond what is asked of her." 

January: Colleen Heyman

"Colleen brings such a warm spirit to the kitchen. She's always coming up with creative snack ideas for the children and consistently goes above and beyond what is asked of her." 

March 2017: Mary Dionne "Mary is dedicated and reliable with an eye for details. We love the enthusiasm and thought that she brings to every single meal she makes!"

March 2017: Mary Dionne

"Mary is dedicated and reliable with an eye for details. We love the enthusiasm and thought that she brings to every single meal she makes!"

October 2017: Shontrill Lowe  "It's always great to have a person that regularly volunteers, even through life's changes. We are so lucky to have Shontrill's happy, patient, and persistent spirit. She takes time out of her busy schedule to join the truck run every week with a smile! The residents love her and so does TNFP"

October 2017: Shontrill Lowe 

"It's always great to have a person that regularly volunteers, even through life's changes. We are so lucky to have Shontrill's happy, patient, and persistent spirit. She takes time out of her busy schedule to join the truck run every week with a smile! The residents love her and so does TNFP"

June 2017: Hai Ly "Hai is a rockstar! He splits his volunteer time between garden, meal prep, and food recovery. We are so grateful for his time and effort devoted to TNFP."

June 2017: Hai Ly

"Hai is a rockstar! He splits his volunteer time between garden, meal prep, and food recovery. We are so grateful for his time and effort devoted to TNFP."

February 2017: Jasmyn Alvarez "Jasmyn's warm smile and calming presence embodies the peace of the gardens she supports. It is always a pleasure to work alongside her."

February 2017: Jasmyn Alvarez

"Jasmyn's warm smile and calming presence embodies the peace of the gardens she supports. It is always a pleasure to work alongside her."

September 2017: Erin McNulty "Erin brings her experience, willingness, adaptability and warmth to her volunteer work at the Haywood Community Garden. She is welcoming and ready to take on a variety of tasks when asked! Her role is vital and we are so grateful for her generosity!"

September 2017: Erin McNulty

"Erin brings her experience, willingness, adaptability and warmth to her volunteer work at the Haywood Community Garden. She is welcoming and ready to take on a variety of tasks when asked! Her role is vital and we are so grateful for her generosity!"

December 2016: Cheri Ferrari "Cheri is simply amazing! She is a hard worker, upbeat, and so fun to have around. We are so glad that she chooses to share her time (and amazing knife skills) with us!"

December 2016: Cheri Ferrari

"Cheri is simply amazing! She is a hard worker, upbeat, and so fun to have around. We are so glad that she chooses to share her time (and amazing knife skills) with us!"

November 2016: Rita Pirkl “Rita always has an amazing willingness to help out. We are thankful that she uses her abundant skills in the kitchen to make our meals healthy, creative, and tasty.”

November 2016: Rita Pirkl

“Rita always has an amazing willingness to help out. We are thankful that she uses her abundant skills in the kitchen to make our meals healthy, creative, and tasty.”