Category Volunteer News

Volunteer of the Month: Devyn Malouf

We first met Devyn at the beginning of her summer break from Notre Dame High School after she participated in a harvest and wanted to become more involved with Food Forward’s work. It quickly became clear that Devyn was not…

Volunteer of the Month: Charles Dinkel!

Meet our August Volunteer of the Month! Charles Dinkel has been with Food Forward since the early days of 2010 and became a Pick Leader almost immediately. Due to his love of large power pickin’ harvests, he has led over…

Meet Lillian Krovoza, Oxy Intern Extraordinaire!

This summer, we were thrilled to be chosen as an Occidental College learning site for the InternLA program. And we definitely hit the jackpot when rising Oxy senior Lillian Krovoza joined our team as the San Gabriel Valley Expansion and…

July's Volunteer of the Month: Kai Boyd

Kai Boyd started gleaning with us back in December 2013 and quickly became a Glean Team Lead at the Mar Vista Farmers Market. As a lead, Kai is super reliable and professional, in addition to being a really cool and…

Volunteer of the Month: Chelsea Frazee!

  Say hello to our June Volunteer of the Month, Chelsea Frazee! Chelsea has been one of Food Forward’s most reliable Glean Team Leads since she started at the Hollywood Farmers Market back in September 2013. One of the biggest…

Volunteer of the Month: Chrissy Wahlstrom

Chrissy Wahlstrom really shines as a Food Forward harvest leader! She is down for anything with a smile and great attitude, and is a pro at leading large groups. Whether she’s stepping up to the plate by doing back-to-back events…

Volunteer of the Month: Kathy Turk

Kathy Turk is a star. She knows every farmer personally, is easy to work with, and always wears a radiant smile. Kathy has an incredible ability to look at the big picture to provide useful insight to each aspect of our…

Volunteer of the YEAR! Bethany Harris

Bethany Harris is a shining star that goes so far above and beyond the call of duty with Food Forward, that we would like to officially announce Bethany as our Food Forward Volunteer of the Year.  She joined Food Forward…