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Anti-Hunger & Food Systems Advocacy Call - Shared screen with speaker view
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
11:43
I have canvassed today to cure ballots that were rejected by Maricopa County and there are lots of folks doing this!
Ashley St. Thomas
11:58
Go, Melanie, go!
Solveig Muus
14:49
The runoff in GA is Dec 6
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
15:12
Thanks, Solveig!
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
18:00
I think Garret is going to be on CEVB this Sunday at 4:00 but that is also the Crop Walk Ahwatukee at 3:30 p.m. Be there or be square.
Rebecca Serratos-Prescott Farmers Market
18:50
Where in District 2 is Eli Crane from?
MJ Simpson
19:02
Hoping people have connections to Jevin Hodge who seems the likely winner in redistricted Congressional district 1. Very positive change there if his leads holds.
MJ Simpson
19:59
Crane is born in Tucson and spent military service time in Yuma.
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
21:07
How about Navajo Nation entering into the small farmer arena for us. Just a thought.
Jessie Gruner // she/her // Pinnacle Prevention
24:28
Happy Accident so appreciate the positives - we need that :)
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
32:41
Thanks so much for the info, Ashely. You da bomb!
Angie Rodgers
33:58
Nobody in the country should have nails at this point!
Jessie Gruner // she/her // Pinnacle Prevention
34:11
😂
MJ Simpson
40:30
Fairly up to date and detailed ballot counting info https://apps.arizona.vote/info/bps/2022-general-election/33/0?utm_source=substack&utm_medium=email
Rebecca Serratos-Prescott Farmers Market
40:47
This is a good map of which states are where when it comes to passing universal free school meals: https://frac.org/healthy-school-meals-for-all
Jessie Gruner // she/her // Pinnacle Prevention
44:29
Join our School Nutrition Advocacy Group!First Thursdays at 1-2pmLink: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88146070199
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
46:22
It just doesn't make sense!
Angie Rodgers
47:39
Thank you Jessie! Right Ashley!! We need all the help we can get!
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
48:18
well said, Jessie!
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
48:20
This is so important, it's what networks are all about. Just having it on a slide is a win. THANK YOU!!!
Jessie Gruner // she/her // Pinnacle Prevention
55:23
The next Agriculture Workforce Development Workgroup meeting will be next Thursday, November 17th @ 3:00 PM https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYkd-uqpj0uHNw-2FW1FWVeeK6rb07FKQdT
Ashley St. Thomas
56:28
Here's the link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GNcZr3vrBU539Ly-LZO7yhSqLIWyTovYCZNeu8L4NVo/edit?usp=sharing
Rebecca Serratos-Prescott Farmers Market
57:17
https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/FVIACMemberRoster.pdf
Ashley St. Thomas
57:22
Congratulations!!
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
57:53
Way to go, Rebecca!!
Jessie Gruner // she/her // Pinnacle Prevention
57:53
🤩
Jessie Gruner // she/her // Pinnacle Prevention
57:59
WOOOOO!!!! So so so well deserved!!!!
Angie Rodgers
58:00
Yay Rebecca!! Congratulations!!
Persephonie Devereaux
58:11
🥳
MJ Simpson
58:12
Wonderful!!
Elizabeth L. Taylor
59:00
Bravo Rebecca!
Rebecca Serratos-Prescott Farmers Market
59:11
Thanks all :)
Jessie Gruner // she/her // Pinnacle Prevention
01:01:24
Thanks MJ - please let us know if there is a sign-on letter we can circulate around!
Angie Rodgers
01:05:31
Thank you!! I mentioned it to USDA region yesterday too and they were surprised!
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
01:05:32
You guys are on top of everything, thanks so much for all you do!
Ashley St. Thomas
01:05:46
Here's a press release on the MA lawsuit around SNAP skimming. It gives a good overview of the issue and how devastating it is for families: https://www.mlri.org/2022/11/04/stolen-snap-food-benefits/.
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
01:07:05
I wonder if we'll get approved before we know the results of the election!
Melanie Hobden. GCS Hunger Leaders Network
01:07:11
THANKS!
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
01:07:15
thanks for being here, everyone!
Rebecca Serratos-Prescott Farmers Market
01:07:39
Thanks all, good to see everyone!
Kacy Bartels
01:07:40
Thank you!