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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.
Rebrand your nonprofit like a boss method

Sep. 28, 2016 12:36 pm

Rebrand your nonprofit like a boss

Weavers Way Community Programs is now Food Moxie. Here's a guide to rebranding your nonprofit from an org that's done it.
HuffPo paid Urban Creators a visit to highlight the group’s radical work purpose

Aug. 4, 2016 10:26 am

HuffPo paid Urban Creators a visit to highlight the group’s radical work

A video reporter stopped by Life Do Grow Farm to chat with workers about food security, re-entry and social change.
5 things we can learn from Philly poet and activist Sonia Sanchez people

Jun. 3, 2016 8:56 am

5 things we can learn from Philly poet and activist Sonia Sanchez

The first poet laureate of Philadelphia spoke at a screening of "BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez," a documentary about her life and activism, during the culmination of the Celebration of Black Arts Festival.
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

Children who are experiencing potentially traumatic events such as abuse or the incarceration of a parent are more likely to live in food-insecure households.
Here’s how West Philly’s pay-what-you-can restaurant will work method

Apr. 22, 2016 11:25 am

Here’s how West Philly’s pay-what-you-can restaurant will work

EAT (Everyone At the Table) Cafe suggests a price for patrons -- but they don't have to pay it. The nonprofit restaurant's existence will depend on the good will of its community.
In South Kensington, a nonprofit goes to court to keep its community garden alive purpose

Mar. 24, 2016 9:18 am

In South Kensington, a nonprofit goes to court to keep its community garden alive

In the 1980s, the Catholic Worker turned an abandoned lot into a community garden. Now, that garden is being threatened by development.
Why food deserts require more than just supermarkets method

Feb. 29, 2016 9:33 am

Why food deserts require more than just supermarkets

They're also education, healthcare and employment deserts. UpLift Solutions takes a holistic approach to alleviating distress in those communities.
Camden is home to a new venture capital fund for food startups funding

Feb. 22, 2016 2:37 pm

Camden is home to a new venture capital fund for food startups

The $125 million fund was launched by Campbell Soup Company and will invest in startups changing the food system.

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