with Tim Philpot, Impact Director for Health, United Way of Bucks County
Posted May 30, 2018Expires Jun 23, 2018
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Tim Philpot, Impact Director for Health with the United Way of Bucks County, talks about ensuring that vulnerable people not only have access to adequate food, but that the foods they can access are healthy and nutritious. Recorded May 25, 2018.
Hosted by: Jill HornerProduced by: Freedom Newsmakers Team
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