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Witnesses to Hunger- Philadelphia member and Community Engagement Assistant Sherita Mouzon participated in

Children's HealthWatch 20th Anniversary Celebration

Come celebrate 20 years of research & policy work on behalf of young children! Since our founding in 1998, Children’s HealthWatch has worked to fulfill its mission to improve the health and development of young children by informing policies that address and alleviate economic hardships. Thus we are excited to invite you to join us at our 20th Anniversary Celebration to look back at what we have been able to accomplish, and to move forward in advancing critical research.

Youth Forum at Eat Cafe

The Youth Forum was a fun, informative afternoon of community building and social justice. Ten youth photographers, ages 10-16, shared their engaging work and insights on how to address issues in their communities. It was capped off by a compelling youth panel and delicious food by the EAT Café.

View photos from our Second Annual Youth Forum


In "Cooking dinner for tonight and tomorrow night," Joy Manning profiles the upcoming release of Julia Turshen's cookbook,  Now and Again, and the forthcoming dinner on September 11 at EAT Café, featuring Turshen as guest chef along with recipes from her book.


We at the Center for Hunger-Free Communities are appalled at the separation of children from their parents at the border.  No family should have to endure the unbearable stress of a separation when they are seeking refuge and safety.  These



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