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Lunch & Listen - Arizona Anti-Hunger & Food Systems Advocacy Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
Denise Cox
04:13
Hello everyone, sorry have to multitask off camera (Denise Cox/Health Choice) happy Friday!
Melanie Hobden
05:33
Corn on the cob!
Danielle Corral
05:35
Watermelon
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
05:36
Watermelon all day every day
Kathleen Gonzalez
05:48
Watermelon!
AzFBN- Angie Rodgers
05:54
Berries and ice cream? Does that beat?
Sepp Sprietsma
05:55
Arevelo Farms Water Melon!
Kenneth Steel (He/him), Pinnacle Prevention
06:01
Peaches! Grilled with vanilla ice cream
Danielle Corral
06:07
Yum!
AzFBN- Angie Rodgers
07:50
Happy Friday everyone!! Please stay safe and hydrated!
Kathleen Gonzalez
08:57
Awesome!
Melanie Hobden
10:09
Great video. How everyone feels on budget!!!
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
14:49
Bill language for fire relief can be found here https://apps.azleg.gov/BillStatus/BillOverview/76199 Ducey is expected to sign off on the effort today
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
15:12
JK he just signed like an hour ago ;)
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
16:07
Thanks Andy!!
Melanie Hobden
16:22
Aren't networks wonderful!!
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
16:30
YES! It takes a village!
Andrew Sugrue (he/him) - Arizona Center for Economic Progress
16:51
https://azeconcenter.org/legislatures-flat-tax-proposal-will-cut-revenue-for-arizonas-cities-and-towns-by-225-million/
Kenneth Steel (He/him), Pinnacle Prevention
17:01
Thanks, Andy!
Solveig Muus
17:25
Thirty days hath… JUNE…:)
Melanie Hobden
18:49
The pandemic has created some good stuff!
Sepp Sprietsma
20:48
That is great news! Please email out details, I am happy to share with farmers in Cochise County
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
21:03
Good intel Angie!
Ashley St. Thomas
21:03
Thanks, Sepp!
Jesse Davenport
21:08
Yes, great news!
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
21:32
https://azfoodbanks.org/azfbn-programs/friends-of-the-farm/
Denise Cox
21:43
can you work w/tribes for apprt. program? lots of tradt'l farming out on res. lands
AzFBN- Angie Rodgers
22:03
We would love to have more growers in the program. Interested? https://azfoodbanks.org/azfbn-programs/friends-of-the-farm/
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
22:22
Link to the language for the Higher Education budget bill HB2897 https://www.azleg.gov/legtext/55leg/1R/bills/HB2897P.pdf
Ashley St. Thomas
23:08
Yes, tribal growers are eligible, Denise. I believe we're working with or toward a contract with growers on the TO Nation.
Denise Cox
23:17
I can connect you to health choice tribal liaison, and other liaisons throughout the State if you want
AzFBN- Angie Rodgers
23:26
Thanks Jessie!! And yes we would love to have more tribal growers. There may be additional funds available from tribes as well. We would love to "grow" the program!
Ashley St. Thomas
23:28
The link Angie shared give more details and link to online application.
Denise Cox
23:38
oh that's great about TO
Ashley St. Thomas
24:09
Yes, please send any contacts my way. Thanks, Denise!
Denise Cox
24:45
ok Ashley, email me at denise.cox@healthchoiceaz.com, thanks!
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
26:00
SB1845 https://apps.azleg.gov/BillStatus/BillOverview/76186
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
26:06
HB2191 https://apps.azleg.gov/BillStatus/BillOverview/76171
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
26:52
Sign-On for Universal School Meals https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScFzBf8dpbr19AYBp2a0CujwwwBxTIjM5X3kNlYSlO1PTLILg/viewform
Sepp Sprietsma
27:40
excellent
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
29:25
Child Nutrition Reauthorization Refresher https://feedingamericaaction.org/blog/cnr-child-hunger/
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
30:12
Sign-on for extending summer EBT nationwide https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc3NtJVov5ZZ2ptP-RKvvfEQWzowtfCRQopGQLV5A5tTdMI7A/viewform
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
32:41
Sign-on against effort to overturn debt relief for BIPOC farmers https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfeJ9Alsk-aONWFbeYt9qLrCRG0bGvKaDLlS_WUiJQahHouxw/viewform
Ashley St. Thomas
33:04
Ashley@azfoodbanks.org (if anyone doesn't have that yet, ha)
Denise Cox
33:48
off the record--yes, we don't want Bill Gates doing all the farming, lets keep farming decentralized!
Destini Lynch
35:24
Wow
Denise Cox
35:29
even if all small farmers including BIPOC got relief it's still good to support all small farmers---I'm biracial, but you know, I support all small farmers !
Melanie Hobden
36:07
Great question!
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
37:43
Pinnacle Prevention’s comment can be found here:https://docs.google.com/document/d/14Wf_DRF-Zsym799q88h976uFQ9DX-YFcH6Rh_UP7vME/edit?usp=sharingArizona Food Bank Network’s template comment can be found here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ONOuZea2RAw5-M4G2s_d07wXTW76g3Qc0jvKmH3_6Ow/edit
Kenneth Steel (He/him), Pinnacle Prevention
38:29
thanks, Jessie!
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
39:45
Here's another breakdown of the $1B (BILLION!!) investment https://foodbanknews.org/food-banks-welcome-1-billion-investment-by-usda/
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
41:44
If you're interested in learning more about the process and how the virtual meetings have gone, please check out our notes here: https://bit.ly/AZFSNFoodActionPlanNotes
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
43:13
Register for the tribal planning sessions here: https://bit.ly/AZFSN_TribalSessions
Ashley St. Thomas
43:39
@Solveig: I just reached out to FRAC re whether individual churches/houses of worship can join the sign-on letters. I'll let you know what I hear.
Denise Cox
43:44
what is your email? thanks Kenneth
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
44:36
Register for the Food Sovereignty calls here https://bit.ly/AZTribalFoodSovereignty
Denise Cox
44:48
thanks Jessie
Liz Taylor
45:25
Thanks for the last two calls. They have been great!
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
46:04
WRRC Annual Conference: Tribal Water Resilience in a Changing Environment https://arizona.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YJhi4L5wQWC3w1NRONKHyQ
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
46:52
Thanks Ashely for asking FRAC about sign-on for churches/houses of worship!
Liz Taylor
46:57
Thanks so much for the updates. Sorry I have to leave today.
Ashley St. Thomas
47:07
Thanks, Liz! Good to see you.
Kenneth Steel (He/him), Pinnacle Prevention
47:19
https://lamaz.org/
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
47:42
Thanks Melanie!
Denise Cox
48:25
Lupe can you please put link in the chat? ty
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
48:31
https://www.bread.org/advocacy-summit-2021
Denise Cox
48:40
thanks Jessie
Solveig Muus
48:44
HUNGER LEADERS NETWORK Registration: https://lamaz.org/calendar/gcs-hunger-leaders-network
Melanie Hobden
48:57
Thanks, Solveig!!
Lupe Conchas
49:03
Lconchas@bread.org
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
49:05
Virtual Advocacy Summit - https://www.bread.org/advocacy-summit-2021
Jessie Gruner, Pinnacle Prevention
49:26
Thanks Lupe!! Good stuff!
Ashley St. Thomas
50:29
Thanks, Denise! Glad you're here!
Denise Cox
50:37
You're welcome!
Solveig Muus
50:52
HUNGER ADVOCACY FELLOW with LAMA: https://elca.atsondemand.com/index.cfm?CID=512830&JID=773302&fuseaction=512830.viewjobdetail
Vasu Bandhu - Arizona Faith Network
50:53
Thank you very much for these meetings, it is always a joy to know about all the efforts you are making and to be partners.
Ashley St. Thomas
51:15
Thanks, Vasu!
Melanie Hobden
51:21
Thanks to the support of all of this network!!!! AZ is a great state because of it!