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Job opportunity at the Healthy Eating Unit of the Center for Health Equity and Community Wellness

2021-12-06 17:25:53
Job opportunity at the Healthy Eating Unit of the Center for Health Equity and Community Wellness.
https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=17324&clientkey=30E67B8EB4D134CD03C82F22EB872BE9

Get the Good Stuff Program Coordinator
POSITION OVERVIEW

The Healthy Eating Unit seeks a Get the Good Stuff Program Coordinator to support expansion and implementation of the Get the Good Stuff program. Get the Good Stuff aims to make fruits and vegetables more […]

Hunger Free America Featured on CBS2 News

 

Dear Friend,

This holiday season, we’re grateful to be spotlighted on CBS2 News. Our CEO, Joel Berg, spoke about our mission to enact programs and policies needed to ensure that all Americans have access to nutritious food.

“Our main message today is the safety net worked,” said Joel. “The massive increase in federal food and massive increase in federal […]

Two New Food Programs in New York Aim to Help Restaurants and Families in Need

The Restaurant Resiliency Program will provide $25 million in grants to emergency food providers, such as soup kitchens, food pantries, and shelters, to purchase meals directly from participating restaurants. Restaurants interested in participating in the program must submit an application online and will need to demonstrate their ability to create meals that meet MyPlate nutritional standards, be current on […]

Garden Share November E-News

2021-11-08 13:04:52
Garden Share November E-News

(photo credits: “Back to our roots” Big Spoon Kitchen. Potsdam, NY.
Image courtesy of the Farm-to-Table Initiative led by Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County.)
Garden Share website: http://gardenshare.org/
E-News Sign up: https://lp.constantcontactpages.com/su/wLBWQK5/enews?source_id=d827072e-79ab-452f-81db-bd3f86e47b4e&source_type=em&c=zSadDBpUC0EjOfyV-Fgg_zD-2s6X6rx1A-Uhgyh-oLUOsIXZwp5JnA==

Thank You for Supporting Your St. Lawrence County Farmers Markets!

“Each new season grows from the leftovers from the past. That is the essence of change, and […]

Your November Monthly Harvest is here from the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets

2021-11-04 05:04:57
Your November Monthly Harvest is here from the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets

Get the Latest Agriculture News From Across New York: https://agriculture.ny.gov/

Sign up for the Monthly Harvest Newsletter

In this issue:
Statewide News
Taste NY Updates
NYS Grown & Certified Updates
Funding Opportunities
Spotlight: Dickman Farms

As we wrap up the harvest season on our farms, we are reminded of the incredible […]

Mayor de Blasio announces pay equity cabinet to fight race and gender based wage disparities

2021-10-25 13:09:20
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 21, 2021

CONTACT: pressoffice@cityhall.nyc.gov, (212) 788-2958

MAYOR DE BLASIO ANNOUNCES PAY EQUITY CABINET TO FIGHT RACE AND GENDER BASED WAGE DISPARITIES

City Hall veteran Dina Simon appointed to lead the Cabinet

NEW YORK—Mayor de Blasio today announced a new Pay Equity Cabinet to address race and gender-based pay disparities in New York City. An Executive Order will make the […]

USDA Modernizes the Thrifty Food Plan, Updates SNAP Benefits | USDA-FNS

2021-10-25 12:35:22
Increase in Monthly SNAP Benefits
https://www.fns.usda.gov/news-item/usda-0179.21
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that it has updated the Thrifty Food Plan (TFP), which is used to set Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefit levels. USDA recently re-evaluated the TFP, used to set SNAP benefits, which increased the purchasing power of the plan by 21% for the first time since it […]

People, Parks, and Power: A National Initiative for Green Space, Health Equity, and Racial Justice

2021-10-25 12:33:14
People, Parks, and Power Funding Opportunity

People, Parks, and Power (P3) https://preventioninstitute.org/projects/people-parks-and-power is a new funding opportunity that supports the work of grassroots and community-based collaboratives. This opportunity is valuable to advancing equity and community engagement aims in the parks, open space, greenspace, and stormwater infrastructure policy advocacy arenas. P3 is a joint effort of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation […]

FDA Releases New Salt Guidelines: How to Slash Your Sodium Intake

2021-12-10 11:02:03
FDA Releases New Salt Guidelines: How to Slash Your Sodium Intake
By Lisa Rapaport

Even if the food industry doesn’t adopt the agency’s recommendations, you can help reduce your risk for heart disease by learning to become a sodium sleuth.
In an effort […]

Your October Monthly Harvest is here from the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets

2021-10-08 03:54:28
Your October Monthly Harvest is here from the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets

Get the Latest Agriculture News From Across New York: https://agriculture.ny.gov/

Sign up for the Monthly Harvest Newsletter


In this issue:
Statewide News
Taste NY Updates
NYS Grown & Certified Updates
Funding Opportunities
Spotlight: New York State Teacher of the Year

$25 Million Restaurant Resiliency Program Will Support Restaurants and Families in […]