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Free Showing of A Place at the Table in New Haven

Connecticut Food Bank and the United Way of Greater New Haven are partnering to show A Place at the Table, a documentary that takes a look at the rising crisis of food insecurity in America through the eyes of three people who are struggling with hunger:     A single mother who grew up in poverty trying to provide a better life for her two kids,     A Colorado fifth-grader who often depends on friends and neighbors for food, and      A Mississippi second-grader whose health issues are exacerbated by the empty calories her hardworking mother can afford. The free screening is Monday, May 13, 5:30 p.m., at Criterion Cinemas, 86 Temple Street, New Haven. After the film, a lively panel discussion moderated by Jack Healy, President  & CEO of United Way of Greater New Haven, will follow to talk about the economic, social and cultural implications of hunger and what...
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Join us for a Special Showing of A Place at the Table

We’re excited to partner with the United Way of Southeastern Connecticut to show A Place at the Table, a thoughtful documentary which takes a look at hunger in America through the lens of three people who are struggling with food insecurity: A single mother who grew up in poverty trying to provide a better life for her two kids, A Colorado fifth-grader who often depends on friends and neighbors for food, and A Mississippi second-grader whose health issues are exacerbated by the empty calories her hardworking mother can afford. Wednesday, May 1, 5:30 p.m. Three Rivers Community College, Multi-Purpose Room F117 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, CT Admission is free After the screening, we’re hosting a lively panel discussion to talk about the economic, social and cultural implications of hunger in our nation and what can be done to help make healthy and affordable food accessible to all featuring: Carl...
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