A Place at the Table

Alleviating worldly suffering along the way.

A Place at the Table

Postby BuddhaSoup » Thu Apr 18, 2013 9:14 pm

Saw today an interesting video featuring Jeff Bridges and efforts by many to alleviate hunger in the US.

http://youtu.be/fzEKhYqnPHs

I have not been a fan of Bernie Glassman lately (clown nose etc, and Zenny commercial stuff), but anyone who can raise awareness, and recruit an actor to get the word out, deserves props.
BuddhaSoup
 
Posts: 165
Joined: Sun Nov 13, 2011 6:06 pm

Re: A Place at the Table

Postby mandala » Sat Apr 20, 2013 2:44 pm

It's great to see anyone use their high profile for community awareness.

You might like this one too... John Bon Jovi's Soul Kitchen.
"JBJ Soul Kitchen is a community restaurant with no prices on the menu; customers donate to pay for their meal. If you are unable to donate you may do volunteer work in exchange for your family’s meal."

http://www.jbjsoulkitchen.org/

:twothumbsup:
User avatar
mandala
 
Posts: 171
Joined: Sun Mar 24, 2013 7:51 pm

Re: A Place at the Table

Postby BuddhaSoup » Sat Apr 20, 2013 7:30 pm

mandala wrote:It's great to see anyone use their high profile for community awareness.

You might like this one too... John Bon Jovi's Soul Kitchen.
"JBJ Soul Kitchen is a community restaurant with no prices on the menu; customers donate to pay for their meal. If you are unable to donate you may do volunteer work in exchange for your family’s meal."

http://www.jbjsoulkitchen.org/

:twothumbsup:


:twothumbsup: Excellent!
BuddhaSoup
 
Posts: 165
Joined: Sun Nov 13, 2011 6:06 pm

Re: A Place at the Table

Postby ClearblueSky » Wed Oct 16, 2013 7:17 pm

"The dude abides" -The Buddh-,er, I mean Jeff Bridges. Love that guy, and glad to see this video.
User avatar
ClearblueSky
 
Posts: 173
Joined: Wed Apr 25, 2012 1:27 am


Return to Engaged Buddhism

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: ugetsu and 8 guests

>