What's Cooking? Exploring Issues and Innovation around Senior Hunger Relief

Event Date: 
March 20, 2013 - 8:30am


Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
2100 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Join GenPhilly for an informational workshop on hunger among seniors.


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 Senior 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: Alisha Higgins, The Salvation Army

Breakout Sessions: Innovations in Alleviating Senior Hunger
Margaret Ernst, City of Philadelphia and Raechel Hammer, Klein JCC (facilitators)

RSVP TODAY: Deadline March 15, 2013