Support local, national, and international efforts to address food insecurity. Participants will advocate in support of policies to end hunger, grow food in urban food deserts, and serve at South Florida's largest food distribution center.
The module is composed of several parts:
- Weekly Check-Ins
- Service Activities
This is a 10 hour service opportunity.
Participants are expected to complete at least 3 of the activities to receive credit.
After watching the orientation video, please answer the orientation quiz question by adding an impact to this milestone. Answering the quiz questions and adding an impact will allow participants to receive credit for the orientation.
For those who missed the live session, please watch the zoom recording below.
Instructions for the required advocacy activity are included in the recording, but a copy of the instructions can be found below. An screenshot of the activity needs to be uploaded to GivePulse to receive credit.
The recipes created in this module will be shared with the posted on the Barry Urban Garden website and other resources. The collection of cards will reflect the Barry community, and allow those who use produce some inspiration of how to use the produce from the garden.
Please see the directions linked below. Two recipe cards are required to receive credit.
Recipe Cards Instructions
Use link below to register for the a volunteer session:
After you attend a Feeding South Florida session please upload documentation that proves your attendance under impacts.
Watch the previous deliberative dialogue "The Impact of COVID-19 on Black and Brown Communities - Did so many have to die?".
One of the panelist on the discussion is Roger Horne, founder of Urban GreenWorks. Watch this deliberative dialogue to learn more about the connections that COVID-19 has had on our food systems.
You will follow up the deliberative dialogue by advocating for the CIW, another panelist on the dialogue.
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How to receive credit below
Please read the New York Times article:
After reading the article go to:
The website provides information about what the farmworkers in Immokalee are going through during COVID-19. To receive credit for this activity you are to call Governor Ron DeSantis, to advocate for the farmworkers in Immokalee. Please write a script for what you plan to say when you call the office. The script should include information from the New York Times article, the Deliberative Dialogue, and the CIW website. The script should be at least two paragraphs long. Please save the script as a file and upload the file of the script to the forms link below.
The reflection is a required component for the Food Security Module.
Check-ins will occur every Monday from 6:00 - 7:00 pm, or by individual request.
Zoom link below: