Gigi in the Community

Gigi Market Cooking DemonstrationGigi Hudson Valley is always looking for ways to be involved our friends and neighbors in Red Hook, Rhinebeck and outlying areas.  From the Red Hook Winter Farmer’s Market to bringing Thanksgiving dinner to the Astor Home for Children, Gigi is interested in serving up delicious seasonal and local foods to our community.  Flag down the Gigi Food Truck if you see it and don’t forget to see what type of special menus or events Gigi may be participating in or even hosting.

As part of our commitment to educators, Gigi Market offers a 10% discount to Red Hook Central School and Bard faculty, administration and staff. Additionally we offer economical group packages to both institutions.

The Gigi Food Truck at the Red Hook HardscrabbleRecently Laura Pensiero achieved a 501C3 status for SEED (Smart Eating Every Day). This program is an original initiative modeled on the nationwide program Healthy Children, Healthy Future, which Laura has served as board member for the last 8 years. SEED’s mission is to:

To empower youth with the knowledge and skills necessary to not only understand but advocate for improved nutrition and wellness related behaviors among their peers, families and communities.  Systematically provide them the tools and platform to share their ideas and conclusions on healthy living, in their own voices, through media messaging and mentoring.

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We look forward to keeping you informed of our progress in fundraising and launch of this very special community program.

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