Recap: Big Hunger with Andy Fisher

On October 4, CFF partnered with WhyHunger and Philanthropy New York to host a meeting titled Big Hunger about the new book by Andy Fisher, Big Hunger The Unholy Alliance Between Corporate America And Anti-Hunger Groups. Following a presentation about his research and findings, Andy was joined on a panel by Liz Schalet of Bed Stuy Campaign Against Hunger and filmmaker Lori Silverbush. The panel was moderated by Alison Cohen of WhyHunger. You can find a video recording of the briefing below.

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Big Hunger with author Andy Fisher, 10/4

Join us on October 4th for a discussion with Andy Fisher about his research and findings, and hear a response from a panel of emergency food practitioners and academics.

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Kenneth Goldman Donor Fund

The Kenneth Goldman Donor Fund makes grants in two areas of interest: Arts & Community Building, and Food Waste Reduction. The Fund awards approximately $300,000 in grants annually, and given its relatively limited resources and part-time staffing, considers proposals by invitation only.

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Impact Fairfield County

Impact Fairfield County is a collective giving circle that engages women of Fairfield County, Connecticut in local philanthropy on a deeper level. We unite women by together providing large, transformational grants to local non-profits. We strive to reach the underserved and improve the lives of those in our community.

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Helmsley Charitable Trust

The Helmsley Charitable Trust aspires to improve lives by supporting exceptional nonprofits and mission-aligned organizations in the U.S. and around the world in health, place-based initiatives, education and human services.

Our emergency food assistance grantmaking focuses on making systemic changes to help the neediest New Yorkers access the food they require.

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Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Inc.

Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to the enhancement of the quality of life in New York City. Since 1997, the Foundation has been providing grants to help support organizations working in the arts, human services, environment and preservation, and education.

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Recap: South Bronx Learning Tour

On August 4th, CFF and Philanthropy New York hosted a day-long South Bronx Learning Tour to highlight people and organizations using food as a vehicle to bring residents together and catalyze change in their neighborhoods. Twenty-five funders participated in the bus tour that included six stops and nine organizations across the South Bronx. Working on issues such as restorative justice, female empowerment, youth development, economic development, health and nutrition, and more, these groups were growing food, cooking meals, working with bodegas, running farmers’ markets, and creating buying clubs to achieve their goals.

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Grotta Fund for Senior Care

Our fund aims to improve the lives of older adults living in Essex, Union, Morris, Sussex and eastern Somerset counties in NJ. We support programs that address challenging issues of seniors today, including social isolation and food insecurity as well as programs and initiatives that help seniors age in place in their homes and communities.

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South Bronx Learning Tour, 8/4

Join us for a day of site visits in the South Bronx, a neighborhood that is crafting their own future in innovative and collaborative ways through food.

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Spring 2015 News Roundup

A collection of news and blog articles from April to June, 2015

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