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How We’re Responding to COVID-19

In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis and the suspension of our traditional programming, The PB&J Fund has given much thought and discussion to how we pivot as an organization. Our focus has always been and will always be: to serve the kids and families of...

Holiday Giving 2019!

As the world prepares for the Thanksgiving Holiday, we over here at PB&J are also gearing up for our Holiday Giving program. Holiday Giving is our annual program that gives bags of shelf-stable food to families to help with food while kids are out of school and...

Healthy Holiday Eating

The holidays are upon us! For many of us that means holiday parties, larger meals, baking and more baking! Research shows that the average American gains 1-2 pounds during the holiday season. This might not seem that extreme, but over time it can add up. You don’t...

Introducing: Vegetarian!

Next week our CHEF Kids programs will begin a 6-week unit focused exclusively on vegetarian cooking. We have a ton of exciting, flavorful recipes in this unit, and we’re super excited to get cooking. But we know our students, and we know the question on all of our...

Healthy Fall Harvest!

Here in Virginia the summer heat is finally winding down and we have actually had a few crisp fall days! If you’re anything like me, this cooler weather is making you see pumpkins! While the change in season means a lot of our fresh local produce is going away, it...

Be careful! That knife is sharp!

BY OUR CHEF FOR A DAY PROGRAM MANAGER, TRACEY ROBERTS My own teenage children make fun of me because I still say this to them every single time I see them using a kitchen knife.  I’ve loved my 3+ years here at PB&J and often wish I’d started my work here earlier...