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Community Conversation: Food Insecurity in Hampton Roads

THU, APR 1
6:30PM ON ZOOM

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This panel discussion exploring food insecurity in Hampton Roads will be moderated by Dr. Ruth Jones Nichols, President & CEO of the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore. Our panel will discuss the efforts being made in Hampton Roads to establish healthy, nourishing, and stable food sources for all, despite the structural inequities that exist within our food and economic systems.

Moderator: Dr. Ruth Jones Nichols, President & CEO of the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore

Panelists: Clayton Singleton (Nourish artist), Leahmarie Gottlieb (Vice President of St. Paul’s Community Development Corporation), and Marquitta White (Resident of Tidewater Gardens and Outreach Specialist for People First Initiative Empowered by Urban Strategies, Inc.)

 

Clayton Singleton. Far from Manna, 2021. Acrylic on canvas, 54 x 84 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

Clayton Singleton. Far from Manna, 2021. Acrylic on canvas, 54 x 84 inches. Courtesy of the artist.