Author: Pramiti Singh

National Nutrition Month 2021



by Nutrition Assistant, Medinah Bey According to Eatright.org, “National Nutrition Month® is an annual nutrition education and information campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. It is celebrated every year in the month of March and focuses on the importance of making healthy food choices and building physical activity habits.” This year’s National […]

Apply Now: Shared Services Workgroup

Apply Here Get Healthy Philly would like to introduce a unique opportunity for Philadelphia-based early childcare providers to apply to be a part of the upcoming Shared Services Workgroup.   The Shared Services Workgroup will be a virtual space where providers will come together to explore (discuss, plan, and potentially implement) shared services related to nutrition […]

Funding Opportunity: Livable Communities Engagement Project



Get Healthy Philly (GHP) is seeking community partners to help understand, explore, and address the intersection of walkability and other livability features in Philadelphia’s communities.  A livable community provides adequate resources to support health, safety, and quality of life for all- regardless of their race, wealth, age, physical ability, and other factors. This includes various health-promoting and […]

Philadelphia Food Justice Initiative 2020 – Apply Now!



Apply Here Philadelphia has tremendous food assets and opportunities for individual and collective action. We know that food justice is health justice.    Historically the food system has displaced, enslaved, and undervalued the labor, land rights, and self-determination of Black and Brown individuals, women, immigrants, and indigenous people (Read more at the Castanea Fellowship). In Philadelphia today, neighborhoods with […]

Food Justice Grantees

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health has announced the launch of the Philadelphia Food Justice Initiative, an exciting new program in partnership with the Reinvestment Fund to support community-driven projects to advance food justice. As part of the launch, the initiative announced the selection of six projects for a total of $180,000 in funding support.The […]