Hunger Council OF Franklin & Grand Isle Counties

With generous support from the Canaday Family Trust, the Hunger Council of Franklin & Grand Isle Counties was launched as the first of our two year expansion initiative to reach each region of the state with Hunger Councils. In May 2015, the Franklin & Grand Isle Council had their first meeting with over thirty attendees.

The Co-Chairs of this Council are:

  • Catherine Dimitruk, Executive Director of Northwest Regional Planning Commission
  • Robert Ostermeyer, Director of Franklin/Grand Isle Community Action.

Most recent Hunger Council of Franklin & Grand Isle Counties meeting:

The Hunger Council of Franklin & Grand Isle Counties last met on Monday, February 6th, from 3:00 - 5:00 at the State Office Building in St. Albans:

Upcoming Hunger Council Meetings:

The Hunger Council meets next on May 15th from 3:00 - 5:00 at the State Office Building, Room 138, 27 Federal Street, St. Albans. (Press Release Here) The Hunger Council will be focused on early childhood nutrition and supports. The draft agenda is available HERE.

Hunger Council membership is open to anyone interested in learning about and tackling hunger in their community. For more information on the Hunger Councils, contact Jenna Banning, Hunger Council Organizer, at jbanning@hungerfreevt.org .