Second Harvest CEO, Nicole Suydam has joined co-hosts Jennifer Friend, CEO of Project Hope Alliance and Dr. Tracy Carmichael, Chief Engagement Officer at THINK Together in partnership with the University of California, Irvine in what will be a series of vodcasts focused on the issues impacting our community’s kids. From hunger, to homelessness, and under education many kids face a multitude of barriers that can prevent them from reaching their full potential.
The first episode called, “Our Kids – Hunger Awareness,” focuses on the surprising facts about child hunger in America and the devastating effects that it can have on a child’s developmental and physical well-being. Guest Lisa Davis, Senior Vice President of Government Relations at Feeding America, shares information about important legislation impacting children and some innovative community-based solutions that can reduce the number of hungry children.
Click here to listen to this important conversation.