Chef ili Cooking Demonstration

Chef ili Cooking Demonstration

Eating simply is often healthier. This Bronx community event was dedicated to educating people on how to make simple and effective meals. We were heartened to see the class so populated in the Garden of Hope and were extraordinarily thankful for the extra volunteers...
Partnership with the BronxCare Health System

Partnership with the BronxCare Health System

We thank the BronxCare Health System mobile health unit for visiting us today, July 9th, 9am-12pm for Manna of Life x BronxCare Health System event: Caring for the Bronx! Walk-ins were available to everyone that joined us at our Manna of Life location (1101 Boston Rd,...
Cooking And Nutrition Class

Cooking And Nutrition Class

This month, our cooking demonstration features partnerships with the Bronx Health Reach @bxhealthreach , Chef ili @chef.ili, and Nazario Maisonet of Plant Beast Foods @plantbeast_foods. Today was more than just a class on how to cook good food. It was a lesson in...
Father’s Day BBQ

Father’s Day BBQ

This Father’s Day had more than just dads and grandads, but mothers and grandmothers too. We were so happy to see so many from each family gather together for celebration of fatherhood and paternal bonds. However, it was not just a day for family, but a day of faith...
The New York Botanical Garden donated plants

The New York Botanical Garden donated plants

The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) is a world-renowned plant research and conservation organization, as well as a powerful 501(c)(3) organization based in the Bronx. We are honored to be sponsored by the Botanical Garden and to have their vegetables available in our...
Chef ili Cooking Demonstration

Chef ili Cooking Demonstration

Nutrition, knowledge, and community. These are the three values that inspired Chef Ili to make an amazing return to Manna’s Bronx community event this May 18th! Chef Ili’s culinary journey began with health complications at an early age and propelled her to her...