In case you missed it last night (we did!), here is the link to view the CNN segment on Wholesome Wave’s Double Value Coupon Program at Overtown’s Roots In The City Farmers Market.
Congratulations to everyone involved, for their passion and action towards healthier communities!
Speaking of which… Michael has been invited by our partner in this project, Human Services Coalition, to participate in Imagine Miami’s fourth Changemaker Conference: Sustaining Livable Communities. The event will be held this Friday, May 7, from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Temple Israel (137 N.E. 19th Street, Miami, 33132.) Michael will present the program at the Healthy People, Healthy Community Workshop (11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) with CC Holloman, Chief Consultant of The Legacy Communities Initiative and Karen Weller, Director of the Office of Community Healthy and Planning at the Miami-Dade Health Department. Additional speakers include: Javier Soto, Dade Community Foundation; Mayor Cindy Lerner, Pinecrest; Mayor Carlos Bermudez, Doral; Linda Carmona Sanchez, Alliance for Early Care; Jim Murley, Florida Atlantic University; and Carolyn Dekle, South Florida Regional Planning Council; Denise Perry, Power U Center; David Henderson, Metropolitan Planning Organization.