Joan Nathan Talks Sips & Suppers

12.10.2015

  Joan Nathan, cookbook author and Martha’s Table board member, is also co-founder of Sips & Suppers, a weekend celebration of food and an annual fundraiser for Martha’s Table and DC Central Kitchen. In anticipation of the 8th Annual event in January, Martha’s Table CEO Patty Stonesifer spoke with Joan to learn more. How does […]

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DONOR SPOTLIGHT: RALPH S. AND FRANCES R. DWECK FAMILY FOUNDATION

12.09.2015

Martha’s Table’s Joyful Food Markets bring free, healthy groceries and food education to elementary schools through a partnership with the Capital Area Food Bank. The Ralph S. and Frances R. Dweck Family Foundation— led by husband-wife duo and Apple Society members Ralph and Louie Dweck—were among the first major investors in this exciting partnership, which […]

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Letter From Patty Stonesifer

Dear Friend, The holidays are a wonderful time to gather with friends and family, create beautiful memories, and share hearty meals. But what would this season mean to you if you suffered from hunger? Sadly, hunger is a reality in our nation’s capital, where one in three children are without reliable access to healthy food. […]

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Martha’s Table Alum Heads to Medical School

12.01.2015

When he was six, Mohamed and his family moved to D.C. from their home country of Senegal. Years later, as a teenager, Mohamed began visiting Martha’s Table as a participant in the city’s Summer Youth Employment Program. The program falls under Martha’s Table’s Healthy Connections initiative, which provides service, leadership, and work opportunities to young […]

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ASPIRING MIDDLE SCHOOL CHEF GETS A COOKING LESSON

10.01.2015

Robert, a 7th grade student, rushes into a Joyful Food Market after football practice on a sunny Thursday in October. Today’s market is special because it is his first as apprentice to Martha’s Table Chef Rob Patterson. Until now, Robert’s experience with cooking has mostly been a component of his very active imagination. “I cook […]

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Chelsea Clinton Returns to Martha’s Table

09.05.2015

In September, Martha’s Table was proud to welcome back former volunteer Chelsea Clinton. Chelsea—now a leader at the Clinton Foundation and Clinton Global Initiative—first visited Martha’s Table as a teenager. This year, she returned as part of her book tour for It’s Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going, which mentions Martha’s Table […]

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