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Project update: Foodlink’s ‘The Healthy Choice’ nutrition ranking system

Foodlink was recently featured in the Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition‘s January newsletter, about the work we’re doing related to the Rooted in Evidence grant we received last year. Foodlink is implementing our new nutrition ranking system, The Healthy Choice, … Continue reading

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Curbside Market team begins new winter schedule

The Curbside Market — Foodlink’s mobile farmers market — has transitioned to its winter schedule, as of Jan. 6. While the market operates year-round to provide new access points to healthy food in underserved neighborhoods, the winter months are often … Continue reading

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Film screening draws 150+ Rochesterians to discuss hunger, local food system

If a few dozen people showed up to The Little Theatre on Wednesday night for a screening of a documentary about a somber topic — hunger and diet-related illness in America — event organizers likely wouldn’t have been too surprised. … Continue reading

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Happy Muffin Day! Foodlink turns 41

Dec. 19 is Muffin Day here at Foodlink, where we celebrate how it all began. Muffin Day represents the day in 1978 that Foodlink founder Tom Ferraro made a public plea for donated food to support Rochester’s local food pantries. … Continue reading

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Wegmans raises nearly $700K during Check Out Hunger campaign

The results are in for the 2019 Wegmans Check Out Hunger campaign! Thanks to the amazing work of Wegmans, their employees and their customers, $699,375 was raised for Foodlink during this fall’s campaign, which ran from Oct. 27 through Nov. … Continue reading

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