St. Christopher’s Foundation For Children

(Healthy snacks were served to attendees at the "FreshRX" symposium, at the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Old City Philadelphia.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Experts Give Philadelphians Food For Thought In Battle Against Obesity

More than 100 people in the fields of health care and nutrition heard a rallying cry against obesity from a man described as “the commander-in-chief” of the fight.


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Children’s Charity Encourages Families And Friends To ‘Dine In, Help Out’

St. Christopher’s Foundation for Children is encouraging Philadelphians to dine in one night to help families who are struggling with hunger.


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‘Dine In’ To ‘Help Out,’ Suggests North Philadelphia Food Program

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A program that feeds hungry families in North Philadelphia is asking area residents to help fund the program by dining at home one night next month. The Farm-to-Families Program of St. Christopher’s […]


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‘Farm To Families’ Provides Fresh Food For Those In Need

A non-profit organization that works to support the health and well being of children in North Philadelphia is providing fresh food boxes for families in those neighborhoods.