March 8: 2022 Insider Briefing Series — Single Moms in the Perfect Storm
Households headed by single mothers often face heightened barriers to food security and economic stability due to a litany of longstanding, compounding issues — from employment discrimination to caregiving responsibilities to the wage gap. The extra pressures of the COVID-19 crisis revealed additional vulnerabilities, as women dominate the ranks of essential workers in this country. Following an introduction from Rabbi Harold Kravitz, join MAZON’s CEO and President Abby Leibman and champion Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan for an intimate conversation leveraging the lens of their combined experience to reflect on systemic hunger among single mothers and their children.
This event is part of MAZON’s 2022 Insider Briefing Series, a series of learning sessions featuring experts from MAZON and from various sectors. You can register for the entire series here.
Upcoming sessions include:
- Wednesday, April 6: Revitalization from Destruction: The Movement to Protect Traditional Food Systems
- Thursday, May 12: Correcting a Legacy of Inequity: Addressing Food Insecurity in Puerto Rico