Open Hand helps people prevent or better manage chronic disease through Comprehensive Nutrition Care™, which combines home-delivered meals and nutrition education as a means to reinforce the connection between informed food choices and improved quality of life.
Taste of Atlanta and Open Hand Atlanta are joining together to offer our "52 Weeks of Dining in Atlanta" raffle. Purchase your raffle tickets at the Open Hand table by the Kitchen Workshop Stage or in VIP. 100% of proceeds will help Open Hand Atlanta provide nutrition to those most vulnerable.
Second Helpings Atlanta, Inc.
Second Helpings Atlanta (SHA) is a non-profit food rescue organization whose mission is to fight hunger and reduce food waste in metro Atlanta. SHA's team of 350+ Volunteer drivers rescues surplus food and delivers it to those in need in 90 minutes or less throughout the year. SHA serves as the link between their network of more than 60 Food Donors and their over 30 Partner Agencies that feed the hungry on a daily basis. Since their first food pick-up in 2004, SHA has collected and distributed over 5.4 million pounds of food, enough food to provide over 4.5 million meals.
The Giving Kitchen
The Giving Kitchen(GK) is a nonprofit organization that provides emergency assistance to restaurant workers through financial support and a network of community resources in order to create a restaurant community where crisis is met with compassion and care. Since its inception in 2013, GK has given over $1.8 million in crisis grants to over 1,100 restaurant workers throughout 47 Georgia counties. GK’s shift starts when theirs can’t. For more about the Giving Kitchen, visit givingkitchen.org and follow @givingkitchen.