CfH is back on campus and we are ready to share our second back-to-school feature of Temple University (shout-out to almost alumni Communications Intern Koty from TU) Co-President Sydney Friedmann shares a perspective on how to spread awareness to new and transfer students at Temple University: “Finding a strong team of transfer students and freshmen … Continue reading Back-to-School: CfH at Temple University
Congratulations to our new Board Chair, Liz Smulian! Liz is an alumna from CfH at Emory University with a degree in Public Health. She is extremely passionate about challah, health and how the two of them together have helped shape her identity: “I can say without pause that Challah for Hunger shaped who I am today … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight Feature: Liz Smulian
CfH is back on campus and we are ready to share our first back-to-school feature of University of Maryland (shout-out to our Program Associate Talia #alumni from UMD). Co-President Joelle Lang shares some new recipe ideas with us – while also bringing back fan favorites “We have experimented with a lot of challah flavors, some of biggest hits … Continue reading Back-to-School: CfH at UMD
Hello Challahverse, my name is Nathan Landay and I am excited to be the guest blogger of the week. I first encountered CfH on a college tour and sought out this “nifty” social justice/baking organization when I entered Occidental College as a first year. I had the opportunity to start the 41st chapter (we now have over … Continue reading Have you met Nathan?
Now that the CfH Alumni Campaign is up and running, we’re excited to share a spotlight with you! Bianca Pasternack is an alumna from Vassar College. She designed mouthwatering and creative fliers for her chapter and continues to share her creative talents as our go-to graphic designer! Check her feature and other alumni spotlights. If … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight
Talia joined the challah team after 3 years of CfH experience as a student participant and a chapter leader at the University of Maryland. Talia comes as an alumni of CfH with a background of English, food history and a knowledge of how the two work together: I see Challah for Hunger continuing to expand as a … Continue reading Have you met Talia?
Liz and Nick, two of our CfH alums hosted their first Alumni Event in Atlanta, GA. The event brought together new and old alumni to express their creative sides with a challah cover crafting activity! The afternoon was fun, messy and allowed alumni to make something beautiful together and take it home. Do you want … Continue reading ATL Alumni Activity
Loren joined the challah team with two years of social justice experience under her belt (She was a Repair the World Fellow in Philadelphia). Loren is bringing her knowledge of food justice and hunger issues to her new gig: I was surprised to learn about the how misleading the marketing around food can be. For instance, it was upsetting … Continue reading Have you met Loren?
Earlier this month, two of our leaders, Elana and Talia went to the BBYO International Leadership Conference (ILTC). At the conference they taught student leaders about service learning using Challah for Hunger as an example. Students worked together to create pitches and learn about advocacy with a “meal mapping” activity from our partner org MAZON: … Continue reading Future Challah Leaders
In February 2015, chapter leaders from the east coast came together in the City of Brotherly love for the Challah for Hunger Leadership Summit. Challah leaders shared expertise in chapter growth, advocacy and creative ideas on how to strengthen their chapters. This video is a snapshot of the fun, inspiring and of course, educational and … Continue reading Summit Video: Philadelphia 2015