A Day for Good Deeds in the Kitchen

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Today's a difficult anniversary, but we're joining with those marking this September 11 as a day of service, charity, and good deeds.

We'd like to start this list of opportunities to help someone out through food. If you know other kitchen-related good deeds, please post them in the comments:

A third grade teacher in Brooklyn is looking for a program to introduce students to Chinese ingredients and cooking techniques, as well as China's diverse history, belief systems, celebrations, and regional/cultural differences.
The Food Bank for New York City and The Lakeview Pantry in Chicago, and food banks around the country need volunteers.
America's Second Harvest is looking for donors and advocates.
• New York City's Greenmarkets are looking for volunteers. [PDF]
Project Angel Food in LA and God's Love We Deliver in NYC bring food to men, women, and children with HIV/AIDS and other serious illnesses.
Here's a calendar of hunger-related concerns that need help in the San Francisco area.

(Painting: Kim Roberti)