“We’re living through an era of transformation in work and labor. Longstanding trends of decreased manufacturing and increases in service sector jobs, coupled with rapid advances in automation, have led to increasing precarity among workers. The COVID-19 pandemic caused immediate mass unemployment, but almost as quickly forced workers back into jobs with little […]
Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of June 8, 2022
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𝗡𝗬𝗖𝗙𝗼𝗼𝗱𝗣𝗼𝗹𝗶𝗰𝘆.𝗼𝗿𝗴 𝗢𝗿𝗶𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗡𝗲𝘄𝘀
• Vermont Passes Universal School Meals Act for 2022-2023 (nycfoodpolicy.org)
• New Series – Food Policy Councils in Action: The Detroit Food Policy Council (nycfoodpolicy.org)
• ICYMI: Cooking Demo Instructions – Fresh Taste For Seniors (nycfoodpolicy.org)
𝗕𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗶𝗻𝗻𝗼𝘃𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝘁𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗧𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲
A virtual convening hosted by 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗼𝘂𝗻𝗱𝘁𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲: 𝗔𝗹𝗹𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗙𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝗔𝗰𝗰𝗲𝘀𝘀
Thursday, June 9th 1-3pm Register here.
Join the Roundtable for a series of lively conversations as Roundtable members, partners, and guests discuss the ways we are leveraging collaboration and innovation to most effectively impact the communities we serve.
Good nutrition during pregnancy and early childhood helps kids grow healthy and strong. The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support, healthy food and more to pregnant and postpartum participants, infants, and kids under five. Dads and other caregivers can apply for children in their care. WIC serves 370,000 New Yorkers each […]
Take the challenge !
As the Jefferson Avenue community continues to rebuild in the wake of the tragic, racially-motivated violence of May 14th, many people and organizations have approached United Way to ask what they can do to help our community recover and heal. For this reason, United Way of Buffalo & Erie County reinvites the community to join our virtual […]
𝗜𝘁’𝘀 𝗙𝗮𝗿𝗺𝗲𝗿𝘀 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗸𝗲𝘁 𝗦𝗲𝗮𝘀𝗼𝗻!
GardenShare is excited to announce that we are strengthening our partnership with the Potsdam, Canton, and Gouverneur Farmers Markets by hiring a shared Farmers Market Manager. After a successful season in 2021 providing management support in Canton, representatives from all three markets realized […]
𝗙𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝗮𝘀 𝗠𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗰𝗶𝗻𝗲 𝗪𝗮𝘁𝗰𝗵 (𝗝𝘂𝗻𝗲 𝟮, 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟮)
Original Center articles, news, research studies
and events for the week of June 2, 2022 from the Center for Food as Medicine
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𝗙𝗼𝗼𝗱𝗠𝗲𝗱𝗖𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗿.𝗼𝗿𝗴 𝗢𝗿𝗶𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗡𝗲𝘄𝘀
• Project Open Hand: Medically Tailored Meal Spotlight (foodmedcenter.org)
• Chefs Who Cook Well and Do Good: Kelly Liken (foodmedcenter.org)
• How What You Eat […]
Hunger Solutions New York and Community Food Advocates are launching a statewide campaign for Healthy School Meals for All NY Kids. We invite you to join to ensure that all students across New York State have secure, equal access to school meals at no cost.
To get fresh, local food into the hands of more people, the Schenectady Greenmarket sought the support of a $20,000 Healthy Food Access for All grant. Farmers get a fair market price for their produce while the customer gets vegetables, leafy greens and soon fruits fresh from the farm.