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Native American Health Center Launches Food as Medicine Program
September 2020
Initiative Furthers County’s Effort to Address Food Insecurity, Improve Health Outcomes.
Improving Farming Systems for the Common Good
August / September 2020
Digging Deeper for Better Food Access and Better Health
July 19, 2020 - by Edible East Bay
The Cascading Curves of Poverty of COVID-19
May 14, 2020 - by Larissa Estes, Medium
Alameda Alliance for Health and ALL IN Alameda County launch food as medicine pilot at Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center
March 10, 2020
The “Food Hub” Held Its Grand Opening in Alameda County Today
January 17, 2020 – By Bob Butler, KCBS Radio
Alameda County launches new ‘food hub’ for low-income residents
January 17, 2020 – By Erica Hellerstein, The Mercury News
Why this Bay Area county is betting big on ‘food pharmacies’
December 17, 2019 – By Erica Hellerstein, The Mercury News
Prescribing food to improve health in Alameda County
October 19, 2017 – By Ali Taydon, East Bay Times
Poverty-fighting tips from those who know what they need
January 27, 2017 – By Mark Hedin, East Bay Times
Guest commentary: Tackling some of Alameda County's issues together
February 24, 2015 – By Wilma Chan, Oakland Tribune My Word
End Hunger Resolution
January 27, 2015 – Alameda County Board of Supervisors unanimously supports ALL IN TO END HUNGER 2020
Media Advisory
January 26, 2015 – Supervisor Wilma Chan to launch ALL IN TO END HUNGER 2020 Initiative
Media Advisory
July 2, 2014 – Press conference for Obesity Report and Food Redistribution Program in Oakland Unified School District.
Op-Ed by Supervisor Wilma Chan
January 8, 2014 – Wilma Chan New War on Poverty Op-Ed
New War on Poverty Resolution
January 7, 2014 - Passed unanimously by Board of Supervisors.
Media Advisory
May 14, 2014 – Human Impact Budget response to Governor Brown’s budget.
Op-Ed by Supervisor Wilma Chan
May 14, 2014 – Wilma Chan New War on Poverty Op-Ed

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