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Banyan Families in the Community Kitchen

Another tasty addition to our family cooking classes has come to completion. Nine families joined in this exploration in partnership with the U of M Extension. Parents and their children learned healthy cooking techniques and explored cooking with zucchini, tofu, and chickpeas for hummus. For many, this was the first time they had tried hummus. Some Banyan staff were able to taste test the hummus, affirming its delicious quality.

Perhaps the most surprising lesson for parents was how easy it is to make your own salad vinaigrette dressing! While preparing the dressing, a number of Banyan parents questioned why they ever […]

November 23rd, 2022|
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Developing Community Since 1998

Banyan Community is rooted in the Phillips Neighborhood to transform lives by developing youth, strengthening families, and creating community. As a Christian community development organization, Banyan believes that when youth, family, and community are synchronized the greatest progress is made on education and poverty.

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