Chef Andres Marin, Instructor and Coordinator of the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Program for the Community College of Philadelphia, talks about the Mobile Food Management course which is among the first of its kind offered by an accredited institution. Recorded February 23, 2018.
Pennsylvania State Representative Brian Sims talks about legislation to bring about pay equality between men and women. Also discussed, the Equal Pay Day Rally, April 10, 2018 at 2pm, at the Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg. Recorded February 23, 2018.
The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation seeks to create positive change for youths in under-served communities, focusing on youth development and mentorship. To learn more, visit the Malcolm Jenkins Foundation on the web at www.theMalcolmJenkinsFoundation.org
According to the International Labor Organization, 27 million people are involved in human trafficking. Laurel Bellows of the American Bar Association's Human Trafficking Task Force addresses this growing trend. To learn more, visit the American Bar Association on the web at www.ambar.org/trafficking
More than 20 million Americans cope with vision loss, and that number is growing due to baby boomers reaching retirement age and beyond and higher survival rates for premature babies, many with multiple disabilities. Paul Schroeder of American Foundation for the Blind discusses efforts to be sure that technology is accessible to this population.
Schroeder stated, "Vision loss...can be very tough and it is difficult for people to adjust to. Most people lose their site... as they are aging."
Visit American Foundation for the Blind at www.AFB.org or www.Facebook.com/AmericanFoundationForTheBlind or follow on Twitter @AFB1921.
Helping to raise the next generation of leaders. Ryan Manion, President of the Travis Manion Foundation, discusses a program that is partnering young people with the military community to develop strong core values.
Manion stated, "Our veteran community and our military community as a whole are a shining examples of leadership and character."
Visit the Travis Manion Foundation on the web at www.TravisManion.org or www.Facebook.com/TravisManionFoundation or follow on twitter at www.twitter.com/TMFoundation.