For this week's installment of "Have a drink with" I spoke with the University District Food Bank's Program Coordinator Rachel Shevrin. If you want to find out what programs the food bank runs and how you can best support them go watch the whole interview over on our Instagram!
Tell us briefly what you do.
As an Americorps Member, I coordinate the satellite food pantries for the University District Food Bank.
What's your favorite part about your job?
I love giving people as much fresh produce as possible!
What's your favorite hidden gem in Seattle?
The Monkey Pub
Where are two places you'd take an out-of-town guest?
Georgetown Liquor Company for vegan sandwiches and Discovery Park
If you were to give a piece of advice to a newcomer to Seattle, what would it be?
Let'sget coffee and go to the park together, we can defrost the Seattle freeze.
If you could change anything about Seattle, what would it be?
More affordable housing! Reopen the libraries (safely)! More public art!
Who or what are 5 Seattle people or organizations more people should know about?
Facing Homelessness, Space 101 low power FM radio, FEEST Seattle, Powerful Voices, and Percussion Farms