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Foodlink’s statement at the NYS Assembly hearing on tenant protections and housing affordability

The following is testimony of Tom Silva, Community Advocacy Coordinator, Foodlink Inc., delivered at the Public Hearing on Rental Housing & Tenant Protections on May 10, 2019 in Rochester. Who We Are Thank you for this opportunity to comment on … Continue reading

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Impact story: Meet Michael Washington

As part of Walmart’s 2019 “Fight Hunger. Spark Change” campaign, we wanted to share with you one perspective from a food pantry client of Rochester Family Mission — one of the 200+ emergency food providers in Foodlink’s network. Michael wanted … Continue reading

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City, Foodlink celebrate grand opening of Public Market’s Nutrition Education Center

Foodlink’s nutrition educators took center stage at the City of Rochester Public Market on Thursday, helping to mark the grand opening of the market’s new Nutrition Education Center. The new kitchen space, located inside Shed B, will host a variety … Continue reading

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Annual ‘Map the Meal Gap’ report released with updated food-insecurity data

Feeding America this week released its annual Map the Meal Gap report, which shows food-insecurity data for every county in the country. Within Foodlink’s 10-county service area, more than 145,000 people — about 11.5 percent of the population — live … Continue reading

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‘Fight Hunger. Spark Change’ campaign nears goal of 1 billion meals

One in eight Americans in communities across the U.S. struggle with hunger, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, including nearly 150,000 people in the Rochester region. To raise awareness and combat the issue, Walmart, Sam’s Club and Feeding America® … Continue reading

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