Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Ping

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Ping

In this month’s volunteer spotlight we’re learning a little bit more about Ping!  Ping found out about HIP through our AmeriCorps member Claire. They met while volunteering with Medical Teams International, and she has been a HIPster ever since! Ping is a...
How an arson led me to HIP

How an arson led me to HIP

“What does being a chef mean to you?” It’s a question I’ve asked myself over the years and if you were to ask a group of cooks I’m sure you’d get all sorts of answers.  All of those answers would be valid, but for me, it comes down to nourishing people....
Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Evan

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Evan

This month for our volunteer spotlight we’re meeting Evan. A rising junior at University Prep, Evan tried out a number of volunteer positions earlier this summer, but ultimately settled on becoming a HIPster. Evan loves being in the kitchen, and volunteers with both...
My summer at HIP

My summer at HIP

This summer, HIP received a high school intern from Teens In Public Service (TIPS) to help out with our Summer Eats program. In this reflection, intern Ryan Phi tells us about his summer with HIP. As cliche as it may sound, my time as an intern at HIP was like nothing...