You are what you eat. How many times have we heard this over the course of our lives? As cliché as that phrase has become, it is still absolutely true. Food is the fuel that makes our bodies go. The more premium fuel you put in your body, the better it will run and the better it will take care of you. Unfortunately, just like real automobile fuel, purchasing premium nutritious food has become increasingly costly.
ACFB recently got 42,840 pounds of sweet potatoes from the Society of St. Andrew. Getting these potatoes has been quite the Food Bank affair. Not only are we getting them ready for agency distribution, the sprouts are being pulled off to be used in Community Gardens and the already broken up ones are getting composted!