November 9: Bronx Urban Agriculture
"Drop fingerprinting mandate for food stamps" campaign / Food Policy Update
Bronx Food & Sustainability Coalition Meeting (BxFSC)
Date: November 9 @ 6:30pm
Address: Mary Mitchell Center - 2007 Mapes Avenue, Bronx, NY 10460
Join us on Tuesday, November 9th as we welcome
Karen Washington, lifelong Bronx urban gardener and President of the
New York City Community Garden Coalition. Karen will discuss how
community gardens can play a vital role in combating food insecurity,
promoting healthy diets and providing an untapped source for green
jobs. She will also discuss the new rules for community gardens issued
out by the Bloomberg Administration.
Afterwards - The BxFSC Food Policy Committee will provide policy
outcomes from our last meeting and action plan inc. dropping the
fingerprinting mandate for food stamps campaign.
See you tonight