Thriving Forward

Mitch Gruber Foodlink's Chief Strategy Officer

December 16, 2020 Megan Lasaponara & Sarah Collins-McGowan
Thriving Forward
Mitch Gruber Foodlink's Chief Strategy Officer
Show Notes

In this episode Sarah talks with Mitch Gruber, Chief Strategy Officer at Foodlink.  Mitch graduated from SUNY Binghamton and worked at ABC Head Start before joining Foodlink in 2008.  He earned his PhD in American history at the University of Rochester, focusing his dissertation on the decline of urban food access in Rochester.  He also serves as a Rochester City Council Member.

For more than 40 years, Foodlink has leveraged the power of food to end hunger and build healthier communities in Allegany, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates counties. Through good stewardship, innovation and collaboration, Foodlink mobilizes a diverse network of community partners to address both the symptoms and root causes of food insecurity.   

To learn more about Foodlink, visit:
https://foodlinkny.org/

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