Coastal Bend Food Bank offers culinary kits to kids as a summer activity

As summer kicks off, the food bank is giving kids a chance to learn culinary skills while having fun

There are plenty of fun activities for kids to do throughout the summer but one at the Coastal Bend Food Bank is teaching them something new while also feeding their taste buds.

“We have found that this is a really good way to introduce children to more fruits and vegetables, getting that hands on experience,” said Shelby Cook, a community registered dietitian.

Through recipes and a follow-along instructor, children learn how to make a variety of meals from quesadillas to homemade

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Seremban’s Tuanku Ja’afar Hospital emergency department starts food bank for the needy in conjunction with Ramadan

Food bank corner is located outside HTJ’s emergency department where it’s accessible to the public. — Picture from Facebook/HospitalTuankuJa’afarSeremban

Food bank corner is located outside HTJ’s emergency department where it’s accessible to the public. — Picture from Facebook/HospitalTuankuJa’afarSeremban

PETALING JAYA, April 16 — Seremban Tuanku Ja’afar Hospital’s (HTJ) emergency department has set-up a food bank corner for anyone in need.

The food bank was launched in conjunction with the Ramadan month, where food such as cooking oil, sardines, salt and biscuits are provided to anyone in need, including its hospital staff.

Emergency and trauma department head Dr Suhaimi Mahmud told Malay Mail that the food bank was set-up on April 13 to help the public get food resources.

“Many

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