|Volunteers prepare meals at Beth-El Center. Photo credit: Beth-El Center.
Reducing food insecurity
Three grantees, Community Soup Kitchen, Beth-El Center and CitySeed, provided meals and increased access to healthy foods to individuals and families throughout the region.
- Collectively, Community Soup Kitchen and Beth-El Center distributed 27,500 meals throughout Greater New Haven during their respective grant terms.
- CitySeed and Beth-El conducted programs designed to increase people’s access to food and also educate individuals on healthy lifestyles and ways of selecting and preparing foods that can optimize health and budgets.