5 Beneficiaries Announced for #EugeneHolga Event

I am pleased to announce the five local organizations selected by the 20+ #EugeneHolga participants: Food for Lane County, Lane Arts Council, Luvable Dog Rescue, OSLP Arts & Culture Program and Womenspace. 100% of the proceeds from the Eugene: From Holga with Love silent charity auction & photo exhibition will be divided equally between these… Read More

Interview with Swahili African Modern & Giving Back to AFFEC

I’m pleased to be collaborating with Swahili African Modern for this month’s giveback giveaway. Swahili African Modern is a vibrant and progressive purveyor of fair trade African goods with an extensive nationwide distribution network and a local store in Eugene’s own historic Fifth Street Public Market. Swahili features beautiful handcrafted and artisanal fair-trade goods from… Read More

Interview with Sweet Life Patisserie & Giving back to Sponsors, Inc.

I have partnered with Sweet Life Patisserie for this month’s Giveback Giveaway. Sweet Life is one of Eugene’s food institutions and some would even say it is THE food institution of our community. Since 1999 they have been serving up delectable desserts from their Monroe Street bakery while also being an active supporter of our… Read More

Interview with Red Wagon Creamery & Giving back to CASA of Lane County

For our March Giveback Giveaway I have chosen to collaborate with Red Wagon Creamery and Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA) of Lane County. Red Wagon Creamery is a Eugene based purveyor of handcrafted premium ice creams. Emily and Stuart Phillips started Red Wagon Creamery as a small food cart in 2010 before opening… Read More

Live & Eat Within Your 50-Mile Eugene Food Hub

It’s been said that good food is great medicine, and that eating well is a vital part of living well. Archestratus, the Greek poet and philosopher, in 330 B.C. wrote his manifesto on food, “The Life of Luxury”; which to summarize said to keep things very simple, source the best ingredients and let them shine.… Read More

Interview with NEWTW!ST in Eugene, OR

As a customer of NEWTW!ST, I have enjoyed their carefully curated collection of goods and consistent service from a motivated and friendly staff for over 20 years. Through my own positive customer experiences with local businesses like NEWTW!ST, I am inspired to maintain the high level of service we aim to provide at our South… Read More