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.
Meredith Phillips Almeida
Deputy Director, Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership
Community Planning and Health Programs Manager, Brownsville Partnership
School Food Associate, Brooklyn Food Coalition
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.