Category Archives: TEDxManhattan 2011

TEDx Manhattan 2011

FoodCorps


FoodCorps: Ask Not What Your Country Can Feed You; Ask What You Can Feed Your Country. Curt Ellis, TEDxManhattan, 2011.

Co-Founder of the Brooklyn-based documentary production company Wicked Delicate and co-creator of the Peabody award winning film King Corn, Curt Ellis is now focused on launching the national AmeriCorps school garden program FoodCorps, which promises to combat childhood obesity while training a new generation of farmers.

Campaigning Against Hunger


Campaigning Against Hunger. Dr. Melony Samuels, TEDxManhattan, 2011.

Dr. Melony Samuels is the Founder and Director of the Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger. She not only helps provide food to low-income families in Brooklyn, she’s started an urban farm to help residents get the healthiest, freshest food possible.