Kids, food, hunger, community: This is for real. And you can help.

You may not have heard of Real Food Rising. A program of Utahns Against Hunger, Real Food Rising is a community farming program that works to bridge communities through increasing food access. Real food. That grows in the ground and isn't handed out through a window.

Through sustainable agriculture, Real Food Rising transforms the iives of young people and provides a a space where both youth and adults give back and nourish their community.

On November 8, from 6 until 9 p.m., Real Food Rising is holding a fundraiser at ground zero of r so many charitable events in Utah, Rico's Warehouse, 545 W. 700 South.(Thank you, Jorge Fierro!)

Come meet the young people and adults working in this program, enjoy a couple of drinks and food by Frida Bistro and find out how else you can help.

Admission is $35 in advance; $40 at the door and includes food by Frida Bistro and a couple of drinks. Purchase tickets at