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28 06, 2018

Chaga Mushrooms (Inonotus obliquus)

June 28th, 2018|New Items|0 Comments

Called the ‘King of the Medicinal Mushrooms’ chaga is a parasitic/symbiotic fungus which grows on birch trees throughout North America, Eastern Europe and Asia, and is much prized for is powerful healing properties – indeed it is said to be the most powerful healing fungus on earth. Click here to read more about this [...]

31 05, 2018

June Register Round Up – Dreams of Hope

May 31st, 2018|Register Round Up, Store News|0 Comments

Through the power of the arts, Dreams of Hope provides the region’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, asexual, and allied (LGBTQA+) youth a welcoming environment to grow in confidence, express themselves, develop as leaders, and learn to make positive changes in their communities. Communities Served: City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County Register Round Up [...]

30 04, 2018

May Register Round Up – Landforce

April 30th, 2018|Register Round Up, Store News|0 Comments

Landforce's mission is to support people and restore land. Landforce invests in people and restores the environment by hiring and training people who are struggling to find and keep employment. Crew Members work on a variety of ecological and community restoration projects throughout the region before moving into the market job economy.Communities Served: Allegheny CountyRegister [...]

30 04, 2018

Store News

April 30th, 2018|Store News|0 Comments

The East End Food Co-op and UE Local 667 successfully completed contract negotiations. The union ratified a 3-year contract with the Co-op on March 12, 2018. What happened to the reverse osmosis (RO) water and when will it return? Last year, the Allegheny County Health Department ordered the Co-op to shut down our RO machine. [...]

31 03, 2018

April Register Round Up – 412 Food Rescue

March 31st, 2018|Register Round Up, Store News|0 Comments

The mission of 412 Food Rescue is to prevent perfectly good food from entering the waste stream. The organization was founded as a direct response to the disconnect between food waste, hunger and environmental sustainability. Their food recovery initiatives range from building technology and logistics infrastructure to creating new markets for products that redirect [...]