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From community talks to in-school events, check out what’s happening with The Family Dinner Project!

Red Carpet Rewind: Conversations Inspired by the Oscars

March 2nd, 2015

Last week’s Academy Awards inspired us to create these special conversation starters about things that matter.

Get Everyone “Home For Dinner” With This New Book!

March 2nd, 2015

We sat down with Dr. Anne Fishel to talk about her new book, “Home for Dinner.”

FDP and Common Sense Education at Waring School

February 18th, 2015

We’re partnering with Common Sense Media and the Waring School for a family event about staying safe online.

Keeping Kids Healthy Twitter Chat

February 17th, 2015

Join The Family Dinner Project and Allison Howe, MPH of Don’t Panic, Mom! for a Twitter chat on keeping kids healthy at home and school.

Dr. Anne Fishel Appearing at MGH

February 13th, 2015

Hear our co-founder and author Dr. Anne Fishel speak on the importance of family dinners.

Join FDP and Points of Light for a Day of Service

January 8th, 2015

Celebrate #MLKDay2015 and pay your #familydinnerforward as part of America’s Sunday Supper!

#GivingTuesday is Growing

November 26th, 2014

Great news: #GivingTuesday is growing, and we’re proud to be a part of it!

School-Home Connections Twitter Chat, 11.17!

November 10th, 2014

Join The Family Dinner Project and Bettina Siegel of The Lunch Tray to talk about successful home-school connections.

Getting Ready for #GivingTuesday

November 5th, 2014

At this hectic gift-giving time of year, it can be difficult to reflect on the real meaning of giving. We’re partnering again with #GivingTuesday to inspire families to focus on doing good.

The Family Dinner Project and Mayo Clinic: Innovating for your family’s health

October 10th, 2013

We were thrilled to speak at one of the leading healthcare conferences of 2013: Mayo Clinic’s Transform 2013. The Family Dinner Project has been working with Mayo Clinic’s Center for Innovation since summer 2012 with a special focus on family dinner and the home as an innovative hub of healthcare in a community. Learn more about […]

Chatting with the Washington Post About Taking the Stress Out of Family Dinners

October 12th, 2012

Our own Dr. Anne Fishel talks about taking the stress out of family dinners in this excellent Washington Post piece. Read on for some great tips!

The Christian Science Monitor Profiles The Family Dinner Project

June 25th, 2012

The Christian Science Monitor explores the resurgence of family dinner in America, and highlights the The Family Dinner Project’s programs. Read reporter Meredith Bennett-Smith’s take on one of our community dinner events in Lynn, MA. Take a look: You can also check out reporter Meredith Bennett-Smith’s take on our community dinner event in Lynn, MA. […]

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