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Sep 23
2014

Prince George’s County Food Equity Forum Addresses County Health and Healthy Foods

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Local Food System Stakeholders Focus on Innovations and Policy Opportunities in Farming, Nutrition Education, and Affordable Healthy Food Retail at Prince George’s County First-Ever “Food Equity Forum” HYATTSVILLE, MD (September 18, 2014) – High levels of chronic disease GO! >

Sep 19
2014

The Institute for Public Health Innovation Receives National Network of Public Health Institutes Grant

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The Institute for Public Health Innovation Receives National Network of Public Health Institutes Grant Grant will help IPHI develop new strategies to improve community health September 15, 2014—Washington, DC—The Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) has been awarded a grant by the GO! >

May 22
2014

IPHI CHW Zhilphia “Zee” Turner Honored with National Award at Unity Conference

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On Thursday, May 22, 2014, organizers and participants of the 2014 Unity National Community Health Worker Conference in Baltimore, Maryland honored the life and service of Zhilphia “Zee” Turner, an IPHI Community Health Worker (CHW) who passed away on New Year’s Eve last year. GO! >

May 12
2014

IPHI Unveils New Logo & Launches a New Website

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Washington, DC (May 12, 2014) The Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) is proud to reveal our new logo, tagline and website. These changes are part of a comprehensive re-branding effort to assist in communicating about the important work we do to improve the public’s health GO! >

Apr 17
2014

Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Hosts an Open Showing of the Webinar Community Food Councils: Challenges and Opportunities

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Colmar Manor, Maryland (April 17, 2014) — In an effort to raise awareness of the importance of local food policy councils and provide an opportunity for members and area councils to learn and share best practices, the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council will host a free GO! >

Mar 25
2014

Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Can Hear the Maryland Crunch!

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Suitland, Maryland (March 25, 2014) — In an effort to raise awareness of how school breakfast can alleviate childhood hunger, the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council has partnered with Maryland Hunger Solutions to participate in a Hear the Maryland Crunch! event at Suitland GO! >

Mar 01
2014

The Prince George’s County Food Equity Council Hosts a TEDxManhattan Viewing Party

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Upper Marlboro, Maryland (March 1, 2014) — In an effort to raise awareness and promote innovation in the County’s food system, the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council and Prince George’s Community College are partnering to host a TEDxManhattan “Changing the Way GO! >

Jan 27
2014

Institute for Public Health Innovation, Department of Parks and Recreation, and the Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative Pilot Community Discussions on Active Transportation to Recreational Opportunities

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Washington, DC (January 27, 2014) – The Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI) is pleased to announce Community Connectivity Forums for residents of Bladensburg, Langley Park, and Suitland to discuss improving access to recreational opportunities for children and families. These are GO! >

Jul 09
2013

Prince George’s County Council Passes Resolution to Endorse Food Equity Council

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Upper Marlboro, MD (July 9, 2013) — The Institute for Public Health Innovation and the Place Matters Policy Team of the Port Towns Community Health Partnership (PTCHP) applaud the Prince George’s County Council endorsement of a Food Equity Council. A resolution passed on July 9th notes GO! >