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The PATCH Is Open Every Saturday!

DATE: February 17, 2016 MEDIA CONTACT: Kimberly Maroe Public Information Manager, Broward County Commission PHONE: (954) 357-8053 EMAIL: kmaroe@broward.org BROWARD COUNTY, FL – Broward Good News and Commissioner Tim Ryan recognized the Dania Beach PATCH for the good work they do to bring sustainable agriculture to local communities.  PATCH (Providing Access to Community Horticulture) was established […]

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Good Neighbor Store Initiative Encourages Healthy Eating Choices In Broward County Communities

This article was originally written by Arun Sivasankaran and published at SunSentinel.com A program that encourages neighborhood stores near schools to promote healthy foods is being expanded in Broward County to counter the growing incidence of diabetes and obesity among children in low-income areas. Spearheading the project will be students from schools that have after-school projects run by […]

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TOUCH Partner featured in new SunSentinel Documentary!

The documentary “In Search of a Meal” premieres this Friday, November 13th at 7 p.m. at the Sunrise Civic Center during the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival. This new short, features TOUCH Partner Anthony Olivieri of FHEED, LLC (Food for Health, the Environment, Economy and Democracy) who sheds light on current challenges and ongoing solutions […]

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Go, Slow, Whoa! Broward Schools and TOUCH Initiative launch Eat Smart Broward!

This article was originally published at NBCMiami.com Students attending Broward County Public Schools will soon benefit from an initiative aimed at improving nutrition for K-12 students in the district’s 275 public school cafeterias. As part of the Eat Smart Broward Go, Slow, Whoa! initiative, BCPS will implement educational materials in dining rooms across the county […]

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Join Us For The “Focus On Fitness” Event At The Dania Beach PATCH Market Garden!

Join this Saturday, February 21st for the “Focus On Fitness” event at the Dania Beach PATCH Market Garden! See the flyer below for the full schedule of family and kid’s activities! When: Saturday, February 21st, 9 to 1 PM Where: Dania Beach PATCH Market Garden, 1201 W Dania Beach Blvd., Dania Beach FL 33004 The Market […]