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Garden Help Needed for July 18 and 20, 2017

All are welcome from 9 am to 11 am on Tuesday and Thursday.  We will be weeding, harvesting, planting and much more.  Please wear closed toed shoes and bring your own garden gloves if you have them!

Volunteer to work in the Garden

We will be working in the garden this Saturday July 15th from 9am to 11am.  Come and help us tend our garden, which feeds many throughout the year.

Garden Schedule Week of April 3, 2017

Garden Schedule Week of April 3, 2017
garden schedule WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5TH FROM 12:00 UNTIL 2:00 SATURDAY, APRIL 8TH FROM 12:00 UNTIL 2:00 We will be harvesting spinach, kale and parsley, planting some of our newly donated vegetable plants and installing trellis netting for our peas. We can always use your help and are always happy to see you at the garden!

Announcing Bollywood 2017

Manna Meal, Inc. is excited to announce that we are one of the charities that will benefit from Bollywood 2017 along with WV Health Right and the Appalachian Children’s Chorus. It will be held on April 23rd at 5 pm in the Charleston Civic Center. 

The evening includes a cocktail buffet from 5 to 6pm, the dinner buffet of Indian, Mediterranean and American cuisine and a silent mobile/digital auction. The entertainment will feature a repertoire of dances performed by both local and national groups, to lively Bollywood music.

Please join us, the ticket price is $100.00 per person, $85 of which is tax-deductible. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information on the event, sponsorship levels or to purchase tickets call Manna Meal 304-345-7121 or e-mail Jean Simpson at



If you're interested in volunteering your time to work at the Manna Meal Garden, please attend our brief meeting for the 2017 growing season.  We will meet downstairs at the Rock Lake Community Center.  We hope to see you there.   

About Us

Manna Meal Inc. (MMI) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that operates a soup kitchen located inside St. John’s Episcopal Church in the heart of downtown Charleston, WV. 

MMI thrives through the generosity and support of our community to provide a safe haven, no questions asked
We are not a government agency and rely solely on contributions from our community and grants that we write.