Archive | October, 2010

Operation Frontline gets a New Name!

18 Oct

The program formally known as Operation Frontline is now called “Cooking Matters!”   Operation Frontline was originally named because chefs were volunteering their time on the “frontline” to end hunger.  We have grown so much over the years, and we wanted to give the program a name that truly represented its mission, which is cooking! Why does cooking matter” to you? It could matter for many reasons. Whether it’s because it allows you to feed your family healthy, nutritious meals, or because it makes you happy- the bottom line is that it matters! Please stay-tuned for more information and updates about the name change, and also about future volunteer activities.  We hope you like the new name!

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Whole Foods Supports Operation Frontline in Omaha!

5 Oct

As part as Whole Foods Market commitment to local products and the area community, 5% of the day’s net sales on Tuesday, October 5 will be donated to the VNA’s Operation Frontline. OFL staff will be at Whole Foods (10020 Regency Circle) during the busy hours of 11am-1pm and 4pm-7pm. There will be a cooking demonstration conducted by Operation Frontline Chef Brian Johnson from 5-7pm. Come support Operation Frontline by sampling  our Mango Chicken and Grilled Vegetable Pasta, and do your grocery shopping for the week- it’s for a great cause!