vegan soup kitchen

Summer Lovin’ Happened so Fast!

What a wonderful Summer Season at Chilis on Wheels! Our days were packed with delicious vegan food, and lots of solidarity and service! TheVTeamTour had a meal distribution in Portland, Maine before heading to Boston for a talk on community building for vegan advocacy at the Vegetarian Society of Boston.…

What a year! 2016 in Recap

What a year! 2016 in Recap

What a year, what a year! 2016 has been a year of growth for Chilis on Wheels. Look at all we’ve done! Emergency Food Distribution, 11,239 meals have been served!! We continue setting up weekly in Tompkins Square Park, with mobile teams that distribute meals along the perimeter. We have…

September Recap & Upcoming Events

September Recap & Upcoming Events

What a month we had! We held a clothing drive, collected and shipped donations for Standing Rock (the warriors protecting our water in North Dakota against the Dakota Access PipeLine) in collaboration with Collectively Free, tabled at the Catskills Animal Sanctuary annual Shindig, collaborated with New York Farm Animal Save…

Restarting the Conversation

Restarting the Conversation

Good day! Thank you for following Chilis on Wheels in our quest to fight hunger and build community around vegan meals with empathy and compassion for all! I wanted to update you on what we have been doing and what is coming up for us! We haven’t been keeping up…

Saturday Distribution: Returning Voices

Saturday Distribution: Returning Voices

Our Saturday Distribution posts are back! Due to some stress, and normal life stuff, it became a little difficult to write after our vegan food distribution, it’s interesting to note how life sometimes has a way of silencing the heart.

Low Income Vegan Extraordinaire: Curried Okra with Chickpeas

Low Income Vegan Extraordinaire: Curried Okra with Chickpeas

Low Income Vegan Extraordinaire: Curried Okra with Chickpeas This recipe is pretty inexpensive, extremely filling, and absolutely delicious!

Low Income Vegan Extraordinaire: Pigeon-Peas Meatballs

Low Income Vegan Extraordinaire: Pigeon-Peas Meatballs

Pigeon-Peas Meatballs This recipe is fairly easy to make and delicious. It is all plant-based without the expense!

Saturday Distribution: Announcements!

Saturday Distribution: Announcements!

We have new and exciting announcements of Veganteer changes and upcoming events! A few weeks ago we said goodbye to our dear Julianna, as she headed over to Texas A&M University for college. To say that we will miss her is an understatement. Ollie, who now sees her as part…

Low Income Vegan Extraordinaire: Tortilla Pizzas

Low Income Vegan Extraordinaire: Tortilla Pizzas

Tortilla Pizzas are affordable, delicious, and a hit with kids!

Saturday Distribution: Inspiring Day and Exciting Announcements

What an inspiring day last Saturday was! We distributed 57 chil, 72 water bottles, we leafleted, had conversations on veganism, and connected with each other and with other people in the park also trying to make positive change for their community and thus the world. It was 27 years since…