from left to right:

Marc Singer (judge), Nadya Shmavonian (judge), Danielle Wolfe (judge), Fresh Box team members Lauren Kruglinski, Benjamin Young, and Robin Kendall, Julie Franklin (funder of the prize), Kat Rosqueta (executive director, Center for High Impact Philanthropy), and former Mayor of Philadelphia, Michael A. Nutter (judge.)


Congratulations to Ben Young and his collaborators on winning the Franklin SP2 Social Innovation Prize for their project “The Fresh Box” which seeks to address the problem of food deserts.  Ben served on the Planning Committee for the UPenn PRC Symposium “Accelerating Policies and Research on Food Access, Diet, and Obesity Prevention” this past April.