Call for Entries – Deadline Extended

Please note: the deadline has been extended to December 31, 2017.

Do you have a family recipe or an immigrant story to share? Or a story about your name or your family? Or any fiction or poetry relating to these themes? Send it to us and it will be considered for publication in a community anthology.

Family recipes:

We’re especially looking for recipes that have been passed down from generation to generation, but any original family recipe is eligible for consideration. Click here to submit your recipe. If there are any photos or images associated with your recipe, please send them to

Family stories:

Your story can be about you or one of your relatives, whether of current or previous generations. It can be true stories, essays, fiction, or poetry relating to themes of immigration, naming, and/or family history. Or it could be a family letter with some context included. Please limit to 1-4 pages. Click here to fill out the entry form. Once the form is completed, please send your story as a Word document or rich text format (and any photos, illustrations, or images associated with your story) to

Click here for more details on what kinds of submissions we’re looking for. This program is open to all ages and everyone is welcome to participate.

Click here to view the updated flyer.