One Year of Youth in Food Systems

One Year of Youth in Food Systems

Written by Rayna Almas   A few weeks ago, it hit me that we were coming up on a whole year of our youth volunteer program, a program that we’ve aptly called “Youth in Food Systems” (YFS).  It all started because of COVID-19. Leading up to the pandemic, our...
Meet Our Writers: Part 3

Meet Our Writers: Part 3

Happy New Year, everyone! As we look ahead at this new year that we find ourselves in, we want to introduce to you a few more additions to our blog writing team. Many of our writers from 2021 will be continuing their work with us (yay!), and we have invited a handful...
It’s a Wrap, Folks!

It’s a Wrap, Folks!

Written by Rayna Almas   As I sit down and open my computer for the last time before Christmas, I can’t help but smile as I reflect on what this year has brought for us at WRSFG. At the beginning of 2021, we didn’t have any high school volunteers on our team, let...
Meet Our Writers: Part 2!

Meet Our Writers: Part 2!

A few months ago, we introduced you to a few of our blog writers. Since then, we’ve added another two dozen high school youth to our team. They come from all kinds of backgrounds and locations, meaning our blog has become a beautiful array of unique voices...
Meet Our Writers!

Meet Our Writers!

When my team first considered starting up a youth-written blog, we had no idea how much it would take off! We have had 35 high school students sign up since March 11, and over a dozen of them are already writing their first posts. We thought it would be cool to let...