Check below for all of the great materials shared at CAFB Conference 2013. Click the name of the workshop to download the slides that were shared.

Documents from Attendee Folders:
Conference Program
Conference Attendee List


Session 1:
Policy Advocacy: Playing to Change the Game
Presenters: Keisha Nzewi, Advocacy Manager, Alameda County Community Food Bank; Cindy McCown, Senior Director of Programs and Services, Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties;Jessica JonesGreenholt, Policy & CalFresh Outreach Manager, Los Angeles Regional Food Bank; and Elizabeth Raines, Federal Legislative Assistant, Feeding America

Reaching In or Reaching Out? Empowering the Community to Reach Into Your Food Bank
Presenters: Willy Elliott-McCrea, CEO, Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County; Serena M. Fuller, Health Education and Evaluation Manager, Foodbank of Santa Barbara County; and Magdalena Berumen, Outreach Manager, Foodbank of Santa Barbara County

Creating a Food Safety Culture
Presenter: Mitzi D. Baum, Director of Food Safety, Feeding America



Session 2:
What the #$%& is Going On in D.C.???
Presenters: Jim Weill, President, Food Research and Action Center; and Elizabeth Raines, Federal Legislative Assistant at Feeding America

Can We Talk? Hunger and Community Food Security - Not Mutually Exclusive
Presenter: Jessica Powers, Director, National Hunger Clearinghouse (WhyHunger)

Produce Handling
Presenters: Diane Zapata, Senior Manager of Food Resources, Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties; and Barbara Abbott, Food Resource Manager, San Francisco and Marin Food Bank Moderator: Gary Maxworthy, Founder, Farm to Family

Food as Medicine
Presenter: Preston Maring, MD,Associate Physician in Chief, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland Presenters: Jim Weill, President, Food Research and Action Center; and Elizabeth Raines, Federal Legislative Assistant at Feeding America



Session 3:
Down the Rabbit Hole: A Closer Look at Complex California Policy Issues
Presenters: Lenny Goldberg, Executive Director, California Tax Reform Association, and Owner, Lenny Goldberg and Associates; Allison C .Pratt, Director of Policy and Services, Alameda County Community Food Bank; and Kerry Birnbach, MPAff, Nutrition Policy Advocate, California Food Policy Advocates

Optimizing Efficiencies and Minimizing Variance in Produce Planning
Presenter: John Curry, Independent Consultant

Planned Giving: 7 Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them
Presenters: Judee Daniels, CFRE, Statewide Co-Chair, "California Plan Your Giving Project;" and Elfrena Foord, CFP, Partner, Foord, Van Bruggen, Ebersole & Pajak

Nutritional Quality and the Emergency Food System
Presenters: Rebecca Tryon, Program Manager, CAN-Act; Tia Shimada, Managing Nutrition Policy Advocate, California Food Policy Advocates; and Michelle Ross, Associate Specialist, Atkins Center for Weight and Health

Breaking the Overlapping Cycles of Poverty, Addiction and Family Dysfunction, Part 1
Presenter: Buzz Blick, Change Forward



Session 4:
California and CalFresh: State of Change
Presenters: Kim McCoy Wade, McCoy Wade Associates; Linda Patterson, CalFresh Branch Chief, California Department of Social Services; Erin Horgan, Senior Policy Analyst, County Welfare Directors Association; and Alexis Fernandez, Nutrition Policy Advocate for CFPA

Nutrition Education: Evaluation Strategies
Presenters: Barbara MkNelly, California Department of Public Health,Network for a Healthy California;Janet Leader, Director of Services; Madoka Gaspar, Nutrition Program Manager, Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties; and Dan and Denise Perales, Perales & Associates Evaluation Services (PAES)

Breaking the Overlapping Cycles of Poverty, Addiction and Family Dysfunction, Part 2
Presenter: Buzz Blick, Change Forward



Session 5:
Feeding the Whole Person
Presenter: Cherie Jamason, President & CEO, Food Bank of Northern Nevada

Business Process Reengineering - The San Jose Experience
Presenters: Barbara Gehlen, Director of Food Resources, and Pat Ybarra, Director of Distribution and Logistics, Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties

Rethinking Food Drives
Presenter: John Javna, Co-founder,Neighborhood Food Project; Shannon Lee-Rutherford, Manager of Individual Giving, Alameda County Community Food Bank; Mike Mallory, CEO, Second Harvest Food Bank of San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties; and Ruthi Solari, Executive Director, SuperFood Drive



Session 6:
Fund Raising for Food Security Strategies
Presenters: Jane Lindsey, Chief Development & Resource Officer, Foodbank of Santa Barbara County;Morgan Wilson, Director of Development & Community Engagement, Feeding America San Diego; Billy Bartz, Development Manager, Redwood Empire Food Bank; Marilu Boucher, Director of Development, Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano

 


 


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