Hunger Council of Addison County

 Hunger Council members and guests at the September 2017 meeting.

Hunger Council members and guests at the September 2017 meeting.


The Hunger Council of Addison County, our fifth Hunger Council, was launched in 2013 under the leadership of Frank Mazza and Emily Joselson.

The Co-Chairs of this Council are:

  • Emily Landenberger, Marketing, Education, & Membership Assistant Manager, Middlebury Natural Foods Co-op 
  • Moira Cook, District Director of the Vermont Department of Health, Middlebury District Office

Most recent Hunger Council of Addison County meeting:

The Hunger Council last met on May 8th to explore the Farm Bill. Faye Conte, Hunger Free Vermont's Advocacy and Education Director, led Council members in a discussion on how the Farm Bill Reauthorization process works and how the Council can help advocate for a stronger nutrition and food assistance system. The agenda is available HERE; meeting minutes are available HERE

Upcoming Hunger Council of addison county Meetings:

The next meeting of the Hunger Council of Addison County will be on September 18th, from 3:00 - 5:00 at the Counseling Service of Addison County (109 Catamount Park, Middlebury). More information and a draft agenda will be available soon.

2018 / 2019 Meeting schedule:

  • September 18th, 2018
  • December 11th, 2018
  • March 12th, 2019
  • May 21st, 2019

All meetings, unless otherwise noted, are from 3:00 - 5:00 at the Counseling Service of Addison County in Middlebury. Hunger Council membership is open to anyone with an interest in increasing food security in the community. For more information about the Hunger Councils, contact Jenna O'Donnell, Hunger Council Manager, at jodonnell@hungerfreevt.org .