Community Food

Healthy Food Choices: improve healthy food access

Thanksgiving Dinner in Nauvoo

Capstone Rural Health Center and Hope House Church’s Loaves and Fish Food Truck have joined together again to offer a special, community-wide Thanksgiving Dinner at Capstone’s new location in Nauvoo (156 3rd Ave Nauvoo). It is Monday the 23rd from 11:30am… read more ›

Food Resource Brochure

Thanks to a grant from the Alabama Department of Public Health’s Women, Infants & Children (WIC) program, the Healthy Food Choices Priority Group received a $1600 grant to pay for the design and development of a “Food Assistance Brochure.” The… read more ›

Food Provider’s Appreciation Event 2015

On March 16th, the Healthy People Priority Group was privileged to host a reception in honor of the food providers of Walker County who so compassionately give of their time and resources throughout the year to reduce hunger in our… read more ›

March’s Recipes of the Month!

It’s a new week and time for some new recipes. The Healthy Food Choices Priority group is starting to gather healthy recipes to share and inspire healthy cooking across the county. There will be new recipes posted every month. We… read more ›

ARC Grant Received to Increase Student Health Opportunities

The Walker County Health Action Partnership has received a $50,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) in order to increase physical activity and nutrition education opportunities for Walker County students. The goal of the project is twofold: to encourage children’s… read more ›

Thank You Food Providers!

Yesterday, in honor of National Nutrition Month, HAP thanked our food providers throughout the county for all their hard work and over 90 years (collectively) of service!!! We found out that Sumiton Church of God’s food pantry has been serving… read more ›

Apple Drop

Please join the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama and other WC residents this Saturday as we come together to bag 40,000 lbs of apples during the Apple Drop at First Baptist Church in downtown Jasper at 9am. We will… read more ›

Healthy Food Choices Priority Group

May 29th is the Healthy Food Choices Priority Group meeting from 9-10am at the Walker County Extension Office (1501 N Airport Rd, Jasper). So fi you are interested in affordable, healthy food access, please join us! After the meeting, we… read more ›

Celebrate National Nutrition Month

Yesterday, in honor of National Nutrition Month, HAP thanked our food providers throughout the county for all their hard work and over 90 years (collectively) of service!!! We found out that Sumiton Church of God‘s food pantry has been serving Walker County… read more ›