https://www.thefreethemwalk.com/ We had the honor of hosting The FreeTHEM Walkers who are dedicated to walking 902 miles, mostly on the #UnderGroundRailroad to raise awareness about Human Trafficking... or most accurately put...SLAVERY! It was during our conversation of what their dedication means to us that we identified that we are a LIGHTHOUSE on their journey, as others were to those on the path of freedom while traveling the journey of the original underground railroad.
Black & Whole: The Limited Series Podcast Founder & Director, Jessica Jemmott was featured on the Black & Whole podcast with Brittney George to discuss tearing down socioeconomic, spiritual, and mental health barriers through a holistic approach to wellness, and more! Check it out! [Click on the image to listen via Spotify] #bealamp #bettertogether
The Lamp traveled to Accra, the capital and largest city of Ghana, West Africa. Together, The Lamp and Tea Baa (Ghana's first tea bar restaurant) have partnered to bring together a collaborative group of passionate and talented individuals including those in the food industry, mental & physical health fields, education, the arts, and sustainability to build community and spread the model of The Lamp to the nations - starting with Accra. We are excited for all that is to come
After a couple of conversations with Maggie (Owner) at A Place at the table, we couldn't wait to make our way to the table to continue building our connection over their amazing chai spice waffles, hot latte, and insight with another one of our OWEE friends. #bealamp #buildingcommunity #tableraleigh #OWEE #everyonedeservesgoodfood
Jessica and Sarah took a roadtrip to Boone, NC to volunteer with one of our fellow OWEE cafe friends at F.A.R.M Cafe (Feed All Regardless of Means). We were honored to serve the Boone Community and have priceless conversations with Renee (Owner), Tommy, and thier team. We had an amazing time! #bealamp #farmcafe #buildingcommunity #owee #everyonedeservesgoodfood
Today's community Lamp Lunch was served to a group of business men who wait outside for hours for work each day.
While everyone was enjoying their lunch, I had the amazing opportunity to engage with Juan and Noel and share about our pay-what-you-can café model.
They were so intrigued by our work and compassion for others that they verbally dedicated any services that we need moving forward as a donation towards our mission, Juan stated "I want to be a blessing to people li
We are grateful for volunteers and opportunities to serve! The Lamp traveled to Westminster, MD to partner with The Brass Hat Café during their 1 year anniversary of serving FREE food to the community. #bealamp #brasshatcafe #nationalvolunteerweek #everyonedeservesgoodfood #servingthecommunity #buildingrelationships
An amazing meal was donated towards today's #lamplunch --> Jerk Chicken & Plantains accompanied by a snack, drink, and pack of gum!
It was a pleasure serving and getting to know Jeanne, Chris, & Jonathan out in the community today
YOU can #bealamp by donating insulated lunch bags or sponsor meals. #everyonedeservesgoodfood #thelamp #community#owee #serve
It was such an honor to be apart of the #freelistening movement! “Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change.”@brenebrown This movement required vulnerability from both parties. Some people walked by, some said hi and then some dared to step out of their comfort zone. When they took that step into the unknown it opened the door to be relational. We had short conversations and some that lasted a while. It was an amazing feeling to connect with people
We are thankful for this gem @lovinnoah_liegh who came out and donated a wonderful insulated lunch tote towards #LampLunch. YOU can #bealamp by sponsoring meals or donating insulated bags. Tax deductible funds can be donated using CashApp $TheLampOrg
While we weren't expecting photos to be taken, we are honored to share with you how we are able to be a lamp to individuals within the community while we strive to decrease hunger with food that's #madewithlove..it was a pleasure to engage with Tony today.
YOU can BE A LAMP by sponsoring meals or donating insulated bags. Tax deductible funds can be donated using CashApp $TheLampOrg. #bealamp #thankfulthursday #endhunger #thelamp #owee #serve #communitycafe #partnerwithus
One can make an impact, but together we can change the world!! We are excited and thankful for Gleaning For The World - Concord, VA and their partnership with The Lamp by donating boxes full of books, toys, clothes, and bedding for men, women, and children. We were able to deliver the items to The Underground Skatepark, Duncannon PA to be shipped to Dominican Republic. For more info on Gleaning for the World, visit gftw.org #weareone #gleaningfortheworld #serve #worldchanger