50+ and Hungry in America: Funders' Briefing Call
September 21, 2012 3:00 pm Eastern Time
Co-hosted by the Sustainable Agriculture & Food System Funders, Grantmakers In Health, and Grantmakers In Aging
Friday, September 21 at 3:00 p.m. ET
John Feather, Grantmakers in Aging
Michael Calopietro, AARP Foundation
The AARP Foundation is tackling some of the most serious issues facing older adults today, including the fight against hunger. This call featured short overviews of the foundation's research into older adult hunger, its work helping older adults enroll in benefit programs like the Federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and its grantmaking/funding programs which aim to identify innovative solutions to older adult hunger.