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Lunch & Listen - Arizona Anti-Hunger & Food Systems Advocacy Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
Adrienne Udarbe
05:40
That she is patient with us humans
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
05:48
While we're waiting... What's one thing you appreciate about the earth?
Rebecca Serratos
05:59
Soil! and all the creatures in it :)
Sarah Lawson
06:26
I appreciate that it gives us everything that we need
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
06:29
bodies of water! especially flowing ones
Jessie Gruner
06:33
Her oceans
Kelley Villa (she/her)
07:53
i love how the saguaro are beginning to bloom here in the desert :)
Carina Liddicoat
08:33
Diverse/beautiful landscapes
AZ Healthzone
12:21
lol
Sarah Lawson
12:28
Has it been that bad?
Adrienne Udarbe
13:23
It's been rough Sarah :(
Sarah Lawson
14:45
I’m sorry to hear that! that’s disappointing
Ashley St. Thomas, AzFBN
19:55
Townsend FTW!
Sarah Lawson
23:17
I grew up with Oprah
Sarah Lawson
23:20
<3
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
24:16
my first grade teacher was on Oprah once!
Sarah Lawson
25:56
Amazing news
Maureen McCoy
26:51
Yes - we are getting boxes this weekend (Pitchfork Pantry)
Sarah Lawson
28:13
Do the produce donations work similarly to the dairy donations?
Sarah Lawson
29:18
Okay, interesting. Thank you for the information!
Kelley Villa (she/her)
30:31
Link for producers to apply for CFAP-2: https://www.farmers.gov/cfap/apply
Sarah Lawson
30:39
Thank you!
Ashley St. Thomas, AzFBN
30:51
Also, here's a fact sheet on the TEFAP Fresh Produce Program: https://fns-prod.azureedge.net/sites/default/files/resource-files/TEFAPFreshProduce4.8.21.pdf
Sarah Lawson
34:05
Thank you for the clarification, Ashley!
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
35:01
who knew policy could be so beautiful 😍
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
42:50
feel free to email me at kennethsteel@pinnacleprevention.org if you want access to slides
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
43:00
so you can click the links
Jesse Davenport
44:49
The conference was so good! Thank you AZ Food Bank Network!
Ashley St. Thomas, AzFBN
46:31
Here's a link to where you can livestream the House Rules hearing on ending hunger: https://rules.house.gov/news/announcement/hearing-announcement-ending-hunger-america-challenges-opportunities-and-building
Vasu Bandhu - Arizona Faith Network
47:07
Thank you very much for all the work you are doing. From Arizona Faith Network, we will join you at the next meeting as well.
Ashley St. Thomas, AzFBN
47:24
Thanks, Vasu!
Jessie Gruner
51:00
I think the waivers go through sept 30?
Jessie Gruner
51:02
https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2021/03/09/usda-extends-free-meals-children-through-summer-2021-due-pandemic#:~:text=30%2C%202021.,only%20through%20June%2030%2C%202021.
Ashley St. Thomas, AzFBN
51:33
Yes! I think Maureen's question was about getting schools to participate over the summer, but maybe I misunderstood.
Jessie Gruner
52:30
Sorry I didn't hear the question correctly!
Maureen McCoy
54:39
There is also the child care P-EBT which was nice to see for kids under 6
Ashley St. Thomas, AzFBN
58:25
Yes! The first issuance of "P-EBT Under 6" households in March.
Maureen McCoy
01:00:48
That was great!
Jessie Gruner
01:00:50
WOW!!!!!!
Sara Matlin
01:00:50
Incredible work and great video!
Jessie Gruner
01:00:55
Powerful!!
Vasu Bandhu - Arizona Faith Network
01:01:21
great!
Sarah Lawson
01:01:25
I loved it!