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How USDA Grant Winner Teens For Food Justice Is Tackling Food Insecurity In This NYC Community

By Agritecture | Published November 2021 on the Agritecture Blog Editor’s note: The following information is derived from an interview Agritecture conducted with Katherine Soll, …

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A new generation of food justice leaders

By Lisa Elaine Held | Published Oct 14, 2021 in Peeled In June of 2019, I visited Brownsville Collaborative Middle School in Brooklyn, where student farmers …

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Food Deserts: Katherine Soll of Teens for Food Justice (TFFJ) On How They Are Helping To Address The Problem of People Having Limited Access to Healthy & Affordable Food Options

By Martita Mestey | Published July 19, 2021 in Medium via Authority Magazine In many parts of the United States, there is a crisis caused …

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Teens for Food Justice: COVID-19 Food Heroes

By NYC Food Policy Editor | Published June 30, 2021 in the Hunter College New York City Food Policy Center Why They’re Food Heroes: The members of Teens …

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Teens For Food Justice Tackles Food Insecurity Using At-Home Farming Kits for City Youth

By Jackson Ferrari Ibelle | Published May 20, 2021 in BK Reader With food insecurity reaching staggering heights as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Teens For Food …

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Teens for Food Justice featured on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

TFFJ received a shoutout by The Daily Show with Trevor Noah during their April 11th, 2021 episode. We were, and still are so thrilled by …

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2022’s Student Leadership Conference

By: Renae Cairns In May, students from TFFJ’s Afterschool Program, The Food Justice Collective, were excited to convene in person, for the first time since …

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THE FARM.ONE PODCAST

In episode 14 of The Farm.One Podcast, Senior Hydroponic Systems Manager Harrison Hillier sits down to share his story and work, discuss the ways in …

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Mayor Eric Adams smiling behind a podium against a Teens for Food Justice branded backdrop

TFFJ’s Annual Gala, FEAST 2022

By: Aliya Brown FEAST 2022 was an incredible success! After a two year break and one virtual gala due to the pandemic, nearly 300 attendees …

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Teens for Food Justice Feast 2022 Gala Makes Triumphant In-Person Return

Teens for Food Justice Feast 2022 Gala Makes Triumphant In-Person Return The annual Gala, which raised more than $1M featured a guest appearance  by Mayor …

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TFFJ Helps Students Continue Hydroponic Farming and Food Justice Education at Home During the Pandemic

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, TFFJ has distributed more than 450 at-home hydroponic growing kits to our curricular day and after-school Food Justice …

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