FPC Resources

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Type: Presentation

2012 presentation to propose a Produce Prescription pilot effort in Cuyahoga County at the October 2012 meeting for Cuyahoga County's "Child and Family Health Services" Committee,.

Read more Apr 22, 2014 Download PDF application/pdf icon (542.74 KB)
Type: Presentation

Presentation by Erika Meschkat of FPC at Wholesome Wave's 2013 National Partners Convening in Washington, D.C.

Topics: Farmers' Markets, Food Assistance Programs
Read more Apr 17, 2014 Download PDF application/pdf icon (765.05 KB)
Type: Presentation

This presentation shares the results of a survey conducted by Dr. Punam Ohri-Vachaspati and Marisa Warrix of Ohio State Universoty Extension, Cuyahoga County in 1999-2000 of community gardeners in...

Topics: City of Cleveland, Community Gardens, Food Access, Food Production, Healthy Eating, Public Health, Urban Agriculture
Working Groups: Health & Nutrition
Read more Jun 5, 2013 Download PDF application/pdf icon (644.92 KB)
Type: Presentation

NEWtrition in Our Schools forum opening presentation by Teleange Thomas, Program Officer of Health, The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland.

Topics: Farm-to-school (f2s), Healthy Eating, Hunger Prevention, Institutional Purchasing, Policy, Public Health, School Nutrition
Working Groups: Health & Nutrition
Read more Feb 5, 2013 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.11 MB)
Type: Presentation

Cleveland State University student, Monique Russell, and Dr. Brian Mikelbank of CSU's Levin College of Urban Affairs recently completed a revised anaylsis of food access in Cuyahoga County that...

Topics: Assessments, Community Gardens, Cuyahoga County, Farmers' Markets, Food Access, Food Security, Healthy Eating, Hunger Prevention, Public Health
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more Sep 27, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (699.07 KB)
Type: Presentation

Cuyahoga County Planning Commission, Cuyahoga County Board of Health, OSU Extension, and the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition worked in partnership to develop an updated assessment...

Topics: Assessments, Cuyahoga County, Food Access, Food Retail, Food Security, Food System Infrastructure, Healthy Eating, Land Use & Planning, Policy, Public Health, Transportation
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (5.67 MB)
Type: Presentation

Dr. Shoshanah Inwood from The Ohio State University Center for Farmland Policy Innovation's presentation to the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition's community forum on July 20, 2011...

Topics: Assessments, Cooperatives, Economic Development, Food Distribution, Food System Infrastructure, Local Purchasing, Northeast Ohio, Rural-urban Interface, Transportation
Working Groups: Local Purchasing
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.34 MB)
Type: Presentation

There are several different food assistance programs offered to residents in Ohio including the Women, Infant, and Children (WIC) monthly vouchers, the WIC Farmers' Market Nutrition Program, the...

Topics: Farm Stands, Farmers' Markets, Food Access, Food Assistance Programs, Food Retail, Food Security, Healthy Eating, Local Purchasing
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (2.7 MB)
Type: Presentation

Christie Welch, of The Ohio State University South Centers in Piketon, has worked with farmers' markets throughout the state to develop the infrastructure and processes to accept the Ohio...

Topics: Farm Stands, Farmers' Markets, Food Access, Food Assistance Programs, Food Retail, Food Security, Healthy Eating, Local Purchasing
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (187.79 KB)
Type: Presentation

Brad Masi, consultant to the Northeast Ohio Local Food System Assessment and Plan, presented some of the initial findings of the assessment and the challenges and opportunties for the development...

Topics: Assessments, Economic Development, Food Distribution, Food Processing, Food Production, Food Retail, Food Security, Food System Infrastructure, Northeast Ohio, Rural-urban Interface
Working Groups: Community Food Assessment
Read more May 31, 2012 Download PDF application/pdf icon (1.28 MB)