Promotes discounted and free foods at
County officials will join representatives from Island Harvest, Sustainable
Long Island, and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County for a “kick off “ event for Suffolk County’s Healthy
Corner Store Project, a project which encourages local businesses to distribute
and promote fresh, healthful foods to residents who live in communities that
lack access to affordable options.
will feature discounts on 1 percent and skim milk, new outdoor signage
promoting healthy food choices, samples of healthy foods and other giveaways.
Who: Gregson Pigott, MD, Director, Suffolk County
DOHS Office of Minority Health
Puglia, Vice President
for Programs & Agency Relations of Island Harvest
Zahrine Bajwa, Regional Project Director Cornell Cooperative Extension Suffolk
Erika Hill, Director
of Programs of Sustainable Long Island
The Suffolk County
Food Policy Council
19, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
La Tiendita Latina,
262 Hampton Rd., Southampton
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