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Value over cost: How Philadelphia is committing to better food procurement practices purpose

May 22, 2019 1:25 pm

Value over cost: How Philadelphia is committing to better food procurement practices

The Sunlight Foundation, the Open Contracting Partnership, and the City of Philadelphia have collaborated to come up with short-term and long-term reforms to ensure food quality and allow for more inclusive input in the procurement process.
How to host a summer meals site purpose

May 16, 2019 2:54 pm

How to host a summer meals site

It is the goal of anti-hunger and community organizations across the city to reach every food insecure child in Philly.
Tackling food insecurity: Best practices from Bucks, Chesco, Delco and Montco method

Mar. 28, 2019 3:14 pm

Tackling food insecurity: Best practices from Bucks, Chesco, Delco and Montco

From listening to community to trauma-informed approaches, nonprofits in the suburbs diversify strategies in their fight against hunger.
Making financial changes together in Montco and Delco method

Mar. 27, 2019 4:29 pm

Making financial changes together in Montco and Delco

Habitat for Humanity, Philabundance and the Pottstown Cluster of Religious Communities are joining together to help housing and food insecure families back on their feet.
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.
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.
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.
Food deserts aren’t a place. They’re ‘an experience’ results

Nov. 16, 2016 9:25 am

Food deserts aren’t a place. They’re ‘an experience’

It's not just geographic location. Individual factors like income, disability and education also play a role. Next City reports on personal grocery habits of Philadelphians.
This startup delivers surplus restaurant food to homeless shelters method

Jan. 5, 2016 8:00 am

This startup delivers surplus restaurant food to homeless shelters

The Food Connect Group delivers unused food from restaurants and caterers to shelters. First, they had to learn to wrestle with food donor liability.

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