Appetite for Change: Empowering Healthy Communities in Brooklyn

Start Date/Time: 

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 10:30 PM

End Date/Time: 

Friday, April 25, 2014 (All day)

Location: 

Brooklyn Community Foundation

Cost: 

FREE

Host: 

Brooklyn Now

Please join the Brooklyn Community Foundation's young professionals group, Brooklyn Now for a panel discussion on Healthy Communities, a three-year initiative of the Foundation to improve access to healthy living opportunities in the public housing communities of Red Hook, Brownsville, and Fort Greene. Panelists will discuss the challenges and opportunities they have encountered in their work and their hopes for the outcome of this initiative.

Check-In: 6:30-7:00PM
Panel Discussion: 7:00PM-8:00PM

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Panelists:

Meredith Phillips Almeida
Deputy Director, Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership

Nupur Chaudhury
Community Planning and Health Programs Manager, Brownsville Partnership

Simone Herbin
School Food Associate, Brooklyn Food Coalition

Ian Marvey
Co-Founder and Executive Director, Added Value

Moderated by Tracie McMillan, freelance reporter on food and class issues and author of The American Way of Eating.

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Presented by the Brooklyn Now Program Committee.
 
 

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