May 25, 2017 Bridgeport Food Policy Council

Food Matters: Connecting Bridgeport residents to food resource


Join the Bridgeport Food Policy Council and the Bridgeport Health and Social Services Department at New Vision Ministeries for our first annual “Food Matters” event. We are proud to be presenting the first annual Bridgeport Food Hero Award!!

The purpose of this event is to connect community residents with organizations and programs that participate on the Bridgeport Food Policy Council advisory board. We hope to spark community interest in creating a local food system that is equitable and accessible to all residents.

Childcare will be provided and light food and drinks will be served.

Come learn about the amazing work that is being done to end hunger in our community:

City of Bridgeport Department of Health and Human Services
Bridgeport Farmers Market Collaborative
Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport
Green Village Initiative
LifeBridge FreshConnections Program
Get Healthy CT
The East End NRZ Pop-Up Market
American Heart Association
The Bridgeport Nutrition Center
Urban Eats – CREATE Cooking Course
Park City Initiative
St. Vincent’s Hospital “Know Your Numbers”
CT Food Bank
CT CORE (Connecticut Organizing for Racial Equity)
Bridgeport Community Land Trust
Cook and Grow