After five years, the Burrito Brigade reaches 150,000 meals served!
EUGENE, Ore. – Burrito Brigade, a grassroots non-profit organization serving hungry individuals in Eugene/Springfield, celebrated a milestone on Sunday, November 12th, 2017, serving its 100,000th nutritious hot vegan meal since its inception over 3 years ago. Since 2014, Burrito Brigade has provided nutritious vegan meals weekly to hungry individuals in Eugene and Springfield. Burrito Brigade targets […]
Watch on KEZI: http://www.kezi.com/content/news/Burrito-Brigade-serves-100000th-meal-to-people-in-need-457092053.html EUGENE, Ore. — It was a milestone weekend for a local nonprofit that hand makes and delivers hot, vegan meals to people in need. The Burrito Brigade works to alleviate hunger in Eugene and Springfield. On Sunday, volunteers served their 100,000th meal since the nonprofit got started […]
Read & watch on KMTR: http://nbc16.com/news/local/burrito-brigade-continues-to-help-the-homeless-despite-volunteer-shortage EUGENE, Ore. – A food project that started in Eugene is expanding despite all odds. The volunteers call themselves the “Burrito Brigade.” The Burrito Brigade has been making burritos every Sunday for 2 years. They’re always in need of volunteers, but the shortage of hands […]
KEZI 9 News came to Burrito Brigade on Sunday Nov. 8th, 2015 and videotaped us and interviewed one of our board members, Jennifer Riehl! Here is the link to the video and article: http://www.kezi.com/news/Burrito_Brigade_Feeds_Eugene_Residents.html
One of our organizers, Jennifer Riehl was interviewed on Jefferson Public Radio on Tuesday July 21st. If you missed it you can listen to it here: http://ijpr.org/post/burrito-brigade-serves-eugene-hungry