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The Food Trust is celebrating 25 years of ‘comprehensive’ food access work people

Mar. 13, 2017 4:52 pm

The Food Trust is celebrating 25 years of ‘comprehensive’ food access work

The national, Philly-based nonprofit "is about ensuring that we have a just, fair, equitable food system," said Project Associate Kamaryn Norris in her "Around the Corner" interview.
Food Moxie is shrinking the number of people it serves — on purpose people

Mar. 6, 2017 3:47 pm

Food Moxie is shrinking the number of people it serves — on purpose

The food justice nonprofit knows how hard it is to measure behavior change, so it's going deeper rather than broader.
The Food Trust is tackling the ‘chicken and egg issue’ of food access and demand results

Feb. 20, 2017 12:52 pm

The Food Trust is tackling the ‘chicken and egg issue’ of food access and demand

The nonprofit's recently launched Center for Healthy Food Access, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is a national, collaborative effort to increase both.
Nonprofits, let Sunday Suppers be your outcomes-tracking role model people

Feb. 16, 2017 7:04 am

Nonprofits, let Sunday Suppers be your outcomes-tracking role model

It can be as easy as pre- and post-program surveys. Check out founder Linda Samost's "Around the Corner" interview for insight.
Watch this social entrepreneur explain how she wants to fix the food system people

Feb. 1, 2017 4:14 pm

Watch this social entrepreneur explain how she wants to fix the food system

Guatemala-born entrepreneur Tatiana Garcia-Granados explains how her distribution nonprofit is improving local food systems.
Sunday Suppers wants to bring new partners to its table purpose

Dec. 19, 2016 4:35 pm

Sunday Suppers wants to bring new partners to its table

The food access nonprofit wants healthcare or social service providers to host its programming so it can reach more low-income families.
Visualize Philly’s sustainability plan with this neat tool results

Nov. 3, 2016 11:36 am

Visualize Philly’s sustainability plan with this neat tool

The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Sustainability and Office of Open Data and Digital Transformation just published its Greenworks Dashboard.
From the Shark Tank to Philly’s food bank purpose

Oct. 26, 2016 7:34 am

From the Shark Tank to Philly’s food bank

Baltimore social enterprise Hungry Harvest has officially launched in Philly, but its partnership with Philabundance here is a deviation from its original model.
The long process of opening a grocery cooperative in Kensington is (probably) ending soon funding

Oct. 25, 2016 11:50 am

The long process of opening a grocery cooperative in Kensington is (probably) ending soon

Thanks to $350,000-worth of support from its local councilman and the Department of Commerce, Kensington Community Food Co-op may be able to break ground in early 2017.
Megha Kulshreshtha’s Food Connect app is killin’ the hunger alleviation game people

Oct. 6, 2016 3:02 pm

Megha Kulshreshtha’s Food Connect app is killin’ the hunger alleviation game

Kulshreshtha stopped by "Around the Corner" to talk about how her org is making it easy to donate surplus food to those who need it most.

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