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‘Ugly produce’ company Hungry Harvest has recovered 4M pounds of food so far people

Sep. 20, 2017 12:01 pm

‘Ugly produce’ company Hungry Harvest has recovered 4M pounds of food so far

And donated or subsidized over 500,000 pounds. Philly City Manager Cynthia Plotch visited "Around the Corner" to share what's new with the Baltimore-based social enterprise that tackles food security.
Add this to your to-do list: Witnesses to Hunger’s powerful photo exhibit at EAT Café results

Feb. 23, 2017 3:03 pm

Add this to your to-do list: Witnesses to Hunger’s powerful photo exhibit at EAT Café

The exhibit, which features photos by mothers and caregivers living in poverty, runs through March 20.
How this MontCo playhouse is addressing hunger in Pa.’s second-wealthiest county method

Feb. 3, 2017 12:58 pm

How this MontCo playhouse is addressing hunger in Pa.’s second-wealthiest county

Theatre Horizon's "Grand Concourse" opens tomorrow alongside a photo exhibit and a series of panels analyzing food insecurity in Montgomery County.
How Witnesses to Hunger uses first-person stories to affect policy method

Dec. 21, 2016 11:51 am

How Witnesses to Hunger uses first-person stories to affect policy

The Center for Hunger-Free Communities program invites people experiencing hunger and poverty to be their own advocates.
How the #SEPTAstrike is impacting people in need people

Nov. 2, 2016 12:46 pm

How the #SEPTAstrike is impacting people in need

The strike is a nightmare for everyone, but it's becoming a hellscape for Philadelphia's most vulnerable populations.
Megha Kulshreshtha’s Food Connect app is tackling the city’s hunger problem people

Oct. 6, 2016 3:02 pm

Megha Kulshreshtha’s Food Connect app is tackling the city’s hunger problem

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.
Why this ‘scrappy’ young financier built the app that’s feeding Philly’s hungry people

Aug. 12, 2016 12:55 pm

Why this ‘scrappy’ young financier built the app that’s feeding Philly’s hungry

Real estate investor Megha Kulshreshtha is the brains and the architect behind Food Connect, an app that helps the food service industry donate surplus food to the hungry.
FeedPhilly listened to its community and added medical clinics to its food sites people

Jul. 22, 2016 8:24 am

FeedPhilly listened to its community and added medical clinics to its food sites

The hunger relief org regularly surveys those who receive its services and adjusts its work accordingly. Founder Hamza Shaikh explains in his Around the Corner interview.
Philadelphia funders need to ‘step up and lead their colleagues’ results

Jun. 8, 2016 12:41 pm

Philadelphia funders need to ‘step up and lead their colleagues’

Philanthropy Network Executive Director Maari Porter calls the network's Sparking Solutions report a "snapshot" of where regional foundation investments have been targeted.
Drexel’s Center for Hunger-Free Communities just published a study on childhood food insecurity and trauma results

May 25, 2016 3:24 pm

Drexel’s Center for Hunger-Free Communities just published a study on childhood food insecurity and trauma

The center works to strengthen the link between childhood food insecurity and long-term trauma.

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