Just a Bite

--- Ohio Association of Foodbanks ---

Looking to learn more about the intersections between public policy, programs, and people living at or near the poverty level? Join the Ohio Association of Foodbanks external affairs team to hear about issues and topics impacting the Ohioans we serve and how you can help! Just a Bite brings you timely conversations, analysis, and insight in bite-size episodes, plus action steps you can take. Subscribe now to get episodes in your podcast feed as soon as we upload every other week!

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Latest Episodes…

  1. Why does a foodbank association care about health coverage?

    Food insecurity doesn’t occur in a vacuum. In this episode, we talk to Ohio Association of Foodbanks director of health initiatives Zach Reat about one of the ways in which we address the intersections between food insecurity and ...

    11/30/2021

  2. 30th Anniversary: Reflections on Foodbanking

    Sarah has a conversation with our executive director, Lisa Hamler-Fugitt, and the now-retired founding director of Shared Harvest Foodbank, Tina Osso. Tina was instrumental in founding the association and formally bringing the network of Ohio foodbanks together. As ...

    11/16/2021

  3. Serving Veterans After Their Service: A Conversation with Nick Sunday

    Joree has a conversation with Nickolas Sunday, a dedicated advocate for veterans in the central Ohio area. A Vietnam veteran and longtime director of the Ohio Department of Development Office of Community Services, Nick has since spent his retirement connecting thousands of veterans in need to various benefits and ...

    11/02/2021

  4. What does voting have to do with food insecurity?

    Sarah speaks with Maria Bruno, Public Policy Director at Equality Ohio, about the work she has done to ensure that all Ohioans are able to participate in democracy, both in her previous and current roles. They discuss the reasons why foodbanks, Equality Ohio, and other direct service providers encourage ...

    10/19/2021

  5. Interview with Ann Do on the Impact of Service

    Sarah speaks with our former AmeriCorps VISTA member, Ann Do, about her year of service and the start of her nonprofit career. She discusses the impact that AmeriCorps has made on her and the impact that she has made at the Ohio Association of Foodbanks. She has already started her ...

    10/05/2021