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Hunger and Food Insecurity in the LGBT Community
June 4, 2015 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PMFree
The Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law, in collaboration with the Resnick Program for Food Law and Policy at UCLA School of Law and the NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter College will conduct a New York City release of its study of high rates of food insecurity in the LGBTQ community.
Gary Gates, Distinguished Scholar and Research Director, Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law, Author
Jan Poppendieck, Professor Emerita of Sociology and Policy Director, NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter College
Elana Redfield, Director of LGBTQI Affairs, Office of Community Engagement and Access, NYC Human Resources Administration
Triada Stampas, Vice President for Research & Public Affairs, Food Bank For New York City
Moderated by Kim Kessler, former Director of the NYC Mayor’s Office of Food Policy, Policy and Special Programs Director, Resnick Program for Food Law and Policy, UCLA School of Law.
Barbara Turk, Director, NYC Mayor’s Office of Food Policy, will provide welcome remarks.