Food can be many things. It can be a celebration, an expression of culture or ethnicity, a display of talent or creativity. It can be sustenance. It is a necessity.
Food sometimes also is love.
I saw this firsthand on Tuesday and Wednesday nights working with other volunteers to help Havre firefighters collect food donations door-to-door for the Havre Food Bank and the Salvation Army during the annual ELF (Everyone Loves Firefighters) food drive. Volunteers went door to door all over Havre. A firetruck or ambulance with lights on announced our arrival.
Here are some of my stories from those...