November 19, 2013
Major changes and cuts to the SNAP program have led to a near-crisis for our most vulnerable populations. Janet Poppendieck, Policy Director at the NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter College, leads a discussion focusing on the previous cycles of changes to the SNAP program and what we can learn moving forward.
Panelists will include:
Janet Poppendieck, PhD, Co-Director, NYC Food Policy Center
Triada Stampas, Senior Director of Government Relations, Food Bank for New York City
Maggie Dickinson, PhD Candidate, CUNY Graduate Center, Department of Anthropology
Moderated by Janet Poppendieck, PhD, Co-Director, NYC Food Policy Center
This seminar series is held at the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College 47-49 East 65th Street, between Madison and Park Avenues.
Breakfasts are held from 8:30am – 10:00am; programming begins promptly at 8:45am.
*Due to increased attendance, breakfasts have been moved to the auditorium. Please arrive in advance of programming to enjoy breakfast, as there is no food or drink allowed in this space.
Date: Thursday, December 19, 2013
Time: 12:00-2:00 pm (12:00 networking & brown bag lunch; 12:30 panel discussion)
Location: Fund for the City of New York, 121 Avenue of the Americas, 6th floor, NYC
RSVP here, space is limited