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

  • Lily Bradburn, Local Food Access Coordinator, Helping Overcome Poverty’s Effects (HOPE) -

Most recent Hunger Council of Addison County meeting:

The Hunger Council last met on September 12th to focus on two main discussions: setting priorities for the coming year, and investigating ways to serve remote communities in Addison County. The agenda is available HERE and meeting minutes will be available soon.

Upcoming Hunger Council of addison county Meeting:

Our next quarterly Hunger Council meeting will be on November 12th. We’ll be focusing on college food insecurity, with information from research being done by Middlebury College.

2019/2020 Meeting schedule:

  • September 17th, 2019

  • November 12th, 2019

  • March 10th, 2020

  • May 19th, 2020

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, Community Engagement Manager, at jodonnell@hungerfreevt.org .