Recognized were student Joseph Conforti, faculty member Lori Weintrob and staffer Kristen Koehler, of the college's Business Administration Department. Also, Port Richmond High School was recognized as a community partner and the Periclean Award was presented to Emily Burkhardt. City Harvest is an organization dedicated to fighting hunger in communities throughout New York City. City Harvest feeds over 300,000 hungry men, women and children each week citywide. Ms. Stephens oversees City Harvest's work of "rescuing" food, using a fleet of trucks, bicycles and volunteers on foot. In addition, Ms. Stephens has led City Harvest in its increased focus on providing fresh produce to hungry New Yorkers and the development and implementation of programs to address issues that contribute to hunger in New York City.
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Published on Jun 22, 2011