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Lunch & Listen - Arizona Anti-Hunger & Food Systems Advocacy Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
Melanie Hobden
07:35
Great video!!!!
cesar lopez
17:20
the stigma of going to the food bank is real!
Ashley St. Thomas
18:21
Indeed, Cesar. Unfortunately.
Melanie Hobden
24:59
Thanks so much for the detail, very much appreciated!
Denise Cox
25:11
is there a chance that American Rescue Plan funds are going to be used inappropriately, as it being used to pay stuff that should be paid w/State Funds?
Denise Cox
26:14
b/c there's such innovative ways to use those funds for homelessness, reentry etc
cesar lopez
28:12
Right on!
Beth Fiorenza
30:25
Today, USDA announced $1billion across the country to Tefap and food pantry capacity building - will there be a discussion on how this money will be used in AZ?
Denise Cox
30:54
some of the American Rescue Funds can be used to repair old food bank buildings etc.
Ashley St. Thomas
31:26
https://azpbs.org/horizon/2021/05/older-arizonans-struggle-with-food-security-and-aid-registration/
Jessie Gruner (she/her/hers)
31:52
PBS sorry! Not KJZZ :)
Kenneth Steel
34:04
USDA link: https://www.fns.usda.gov/news-item/usda-12321
Denise Cox
34:06
we are the 4th fastest growing State in the country, why only 2%
Denise Cox
34:22
Phx being the 5th largest urban area,
Denise Cox
34:32
YES
Kenneth Steel
37:20
https://localfirstaz.com/economic-recovery-center
Kenneth Steel
37:56
https://www.goodfoodfinderaz.com/blog/2021/6/2/pandemic-assistance-for-farmers-info-session
Jessie Gruner (she/her/hers)
37:56
https://www.goodfoodfinderaz.com/blog/2021/6/2/pandemic-assistance-for-farmers-info-session
Solveig Muus
41:24
http://www.gcsynod.org/news/initial-meeting-grand-canyon-synod-hunger-leaders-network
Solveig Muus
43:01
Sign up for news from LAMA: https://lamaz.org
Ashley St. Thomas
43:09
That's awesome!
cesar lopez
44:20
YES!!!!
Denise Cox
46:31
denise.cox@healthchoiceaz.com
Denise Cox
46:45
you're welcome!
Kenneth Steel
47:19
http://bit.ly/AZProducers2021
Denise Cox
48:53
signing off early, see you next time hopefully!
Kenneth Steel
50:00
bit.ly/PHX_climate
Beth Fiorenza, NourishPhx
53:07
Great update, thanks everyone!
Kenneth Steel
53:25
Click here to submit a comment: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2021/04/21/2021-08152/supply-chains-for-the-production-of-agricultural-commodities-and-food-products
cesar lopez
53:27
Send a reminder about the comments next week please
Ashley St. Thomas
53:29
Here are the AzFBN Comments: http://bit.ly/USDAcommentsJune2021
Sophia Gonzalez
53:35
Important information. Thank you for the updates!
Melanie Hobden
53:38
Thanks so much, Jessie and Ashley, what a great way to get up to speed quickly. You guys rock!
cesar lopez
53:39
cool!
Kenneth Steel
53:45
Here are the Pinnacle comments: https://docs.google.com/document/d/14Wf_DRF-Zsym799q88h976uFQ9DX-YFcH6Rh_UP7vME/edit
Ashley St. Thomas
55:06
https://azfoodbanks.org/jobs/
Martha Huizar
55:09
Thank you!
Vasu Bandhu - Arizona Faith Network
55:27
Thanks so much, Jessie, Ashley and Kenneth