logging in or signing up what you can do to improve community food security? memccar3 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 75 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: December 09, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript How can YOU help to improve Community Food Security? : How can YOU help to improve Community Food Security? By: Mallory McCarthy Slide 2: To increase food security and reduce hunger in partnership with cooperating organizations by providing children and low-income people access to food, a healthful diet, and nutrition education in a manner that supports American agriculture and inspires public confidence. -Food and Nutrition Service Mission Slide 3: Better Ways to Eat… Eat locally or regionally grown foods Shop at Farmers’ Markets Get to know the farmers as well as support local farmers Slide 4: Encourage local stores or restaurants to buy from local farmers Also, encourage them to give left over food to food banks or homeless kitchens Slide 5: GROW! Start a home garden or help others learn how to garden Participate in a community garden Volunteer at a local farm or garden Slide 6: HELP OTHERS Grow fresh produce for donations Donate food cans Work with local schools to improve meal programs and help them learn about healthier and affordable food options Slide 7: VOLUNTEER Interfaith Food Shuttle Neighbor to Neighbor Community Gardens School Lunch Programs Soup Kitchens Slide 9: EDUCATE Join an organization working on community food security Learn about different programs Tell your friends and family about current issues and encourage them to help Work with others to develop a program to help food insecure communities Slide 10: Resource List USDA, . The National Nutrition Safety Net. USDA, Aug. 2003. <http://www.ait.org.tw/infousa/enus/government/social/docs/nutrition.pdf>. 2. Community Food Security Coalition. Community Food Security Coalition, 2 Dec. 2010. http://www.foodsecurity.org/index.html You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.