Mar 2013 – Event

What's Cooking. Exploring Issues and Innovations around Senior Hunger Relief

GenPhilly hosted a free forum to discuss food access for seniors in Philadelphia.


Networking & Breakfast

Understanding the Issues
Ginger Zielinskie, Benefits Data Trust

Panel Discussion
Kate Clark, Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (moderator)

  • Increasing Access to Supermarkets
    Donna Leuchten, Uplift Solutions, Inc
  • Connecting Seniors to Healthy Food Carts
    Ryan Kuck, West Philadelphia Fresh Food Hub
  • Increasing Access to Fresh Produce through Gardens and Home Delivered Meals
    Lisa Sandler, Klein JCC
  • Increasing Understanding through Nutrition Education
    Alesha Higgins, The Salvation Army

Breakout Sessions: Innovations in Alleviating Senior Hunger

  • Ronna Bolante, Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger
  • Brian Gralnick, Jewish Federation for Greater Philadelphia
  • Raechel Hammer, Klein JCC
  • Grace Rustia, AARPGenPhilly-Logo

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