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**Did you know that special Produce(n)Protest boxes are available in connection to Chef Emm’s cooking class on Friday? Pick up a box at Urban Growers Collective’s South Chicago Farmstand this Saturday, 10/17, for $35! Order your box here.

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¡GRACIAS por registrarte en la Cumbre Alimentaria del condado de Cook 2020!
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** ¿Sabías que las cajas especiales de Produce(n)Protest están disponibles en conexión con la clase de cocina del Chef Emm el viernes? ¡Recoja una caja en el puesto agrícola de Urban Growers Collective en el sur de Chicago este sábado 17 de octubre por $35! Ordene su caja aquí.
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Wednesday, October 14 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Opening Plenary: Cook County's Good Food Purchasing Policy (GFPP) Progress Report / Apertura Plenaria: Informe de progreso del Programa de Compra de Alimentos Saludables [GFPP] del condado de Cook

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Learn from Cook County leaders who are implementing the Good Food Purchasing Policy in public departments and agencies. Speakers will share progess made on GFPP in the past year; challenges with shifting procurement practices; and exciting opportunities on the horizon for further change.

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Aprende de los líderes del condado de Cook sobre quién está implementando la Política de Compra de Alimentos Saludables en las agencias y departamentos públicos. Los oradores compartirán información sobre el progreso realizado del GFPP durante el último año; los desafíos con el cambio de prácticas de adquisición; y oportunidades emocionantes en el futuro para más cambios.

Moderators
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Gina Massuda Barnett

Deputy Director, Public Health Programs // Subdirectora de Programas de Salud Pública, Cook County Department of Public Health

Speakers
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Marlie Wilson

Good Food Purchasing Project Manager // Gerente del Proyecto de Compra Adecuada de Alimentos, Chicago Food Policy Action Council
Marlie Wilson is the Good Food Purchasing Project Manager with the Chicago Food Policy Action Council, working closely with partners at the Chicago Department of Public Health and Cook County Department of Public Health to coordinate the Good Food Purchasing Initiative for Metropolitan... Read More →
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Amy O'Rourke

Director of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control // Directora de Prevención y Control de Enfermedades Crónicas, Cook County Department of Public Health
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Steve Smith

Director of Finance // Director del Departamento de Negocios y Finanzas, Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center
Budgeting, Procurement, Public Policy, Criminal Justice Reform, Education and Economic Development ///// Presupuesto, adquisiciones, políticas públicas, reforma de la justicia penal, educación y desarrollo económico
avatar for Vanessa McCain-Mason

Vanessa McCain-Mason

Director of Food Services // Directora de Servicios Alimentarios, Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center
Vanessa McCain-Mason is the Director of Food services at the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center with responsibility for the complete acquisition, preparation, and distribution of food; and coordination of the activities of a kitchen staff of approximately 32 union and... Read More →


Wednesday October 14, 2020 1:30pm - 2:30pm CDT
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