Events

November 14, 2018

Founder/Executive Director Sean Brennan will participate in Community Healthcare Network’s upcoming Integrative Medicine & Community Nutrition Symposium. Sean will  be part of a Q&A panel discussion on  topics ranging from, nutrition program development, free & low-cost community-based resources (WIC, health bucks, ShapeUp NYC), food access issues, food waste reduction, and nutrition/mental health. To purchase tickets click here

November 9, 2018

The fourth episode of The Candor Report podcast airs today. Now also on the Apple podcast platform as well as SoundCloud and the BFGP website after 2pm today. Join co-hosts Sharon Simon and Sean Brennan as they have a dynamic conversation with Melissa Olson a Registered Dietitian and the Director of Nutrition for Community Healthcare Network and Erica Christensen the Strategic Growth and Operations Manager at the Corbin Hill Food Project for our latest episode on  Intagrative Medicine: Helping Reduce Health Disparites in Underserved Communities 

October 31, 2018

Founder/Executive Director Sean Brennan joins the Urban Justice Center’s 10 week workshop on “Systems Advocacy” a workshop designed to assist mental health peers more effectively advocate for our community. Sean will facilitate a two hour presentation on public speaking. This workshop is given twice a year. 


The next workshop begins on September 19, 2018 and is held every Wednesday from 2-4pm to apply or to learn more about this workshop contact Peer Specialist Fay Owens @ 646-602-5637 or email eowens@urbanjustice.org

October 26, 2018

The third episode of The Candor Report podcast airs on SoundCoud and the BFGP website after 2pm today. Join co-hosts Sharon Simon and Sean Brennan as we have a wonderful conversation with Green Rabbits co-founder and Brain Food Garden Project partner Claire Hartten  for World Food Day: Celebrating the Healing Power Of Food 

October 5, 2018 2pm

The second episode of The Candor Report podcast airs on SoundCoud and the BFGP website. Join co-hosts Sharon Simon and Sean Brennan as we discuss The Food & Beverage Industry: A Need for Mental Health First Aid with our guest Chef Annette Tomei.

October 4, 2018

Founder/Executive Director Sean Brennan delivers a Key Note Address to the 2018 graduates of the Howie The Harp Advocacy Center at NYU’s Kimmel Center (closed event)