EAGLES CARE PROGRAM
The Eagles Care initiative, built off the belief that strong nonprofits
build strong communities, connects the team with local
charitable organizations and works to strengthen each of their
footprints in the community. Through these season-long strategic
partnerships, the Eagles devote their attention, support, and
resources to each non-profit to ensure that their impact on the
community can be further enhanced.
Heading into its seventh year, the Eagles Care network has seen
exponential growth thanks in large part to the positive results it has
72 PHILADELPHIA EAGLES 2019 SEASON GUIDE Food Moxie’s mission is to educate
and inspire people to grow, prepare,
cook, taste, and eat healthy foods. They
achieve this through programs that
integrate growing spaces and gardening
with preparing and tasting healthy and
delicious scratch-cooked meals and
snacks on a budget. Food Moxie builds
healthy communities by connecting
people to the earth and their food, as
well as to themselves and one another,
through partnerships with schools
and place-based organizations. Food
Moxie believes that access to healthy,
affordable, and culturally relevant food
is a human right, and that individual and
community health increases when people
have the knowledge and tools to make
growing and cooking part of their lives.
had on the region. At the end of the season, each non-profit partner
becomes an extension of the Eagles Care family where they continue
to work closely with the Eagles on community outreach events,
while utilizing their strengths to assist future Eagles Care partners.
Since establishing the program in 2013, the team has welcomed 32
charitable organizations to the Eagles Care family.
The three partners that the Eagles will collaborate with in 2019
include: Food Moxie (Philadelphia, PA), Fred’s Footsteps (Ardmore,
PA), and Women Against Abuse (Philadelphia, PA).