Hunger Council OF THE NORTHeast Kingdom

With support from the Canaday Family Trust, the Hunger Council of the Northeast Kingdom, which spans Caledonia, Essex, and Orleans Counties, was launched on December 11, 2015.

The Co-Chairs of this Hunger Council are:

  • Colleen Moore de Ortiz, School Liason and Public Health Nurse for the Vermont Department of Health, Newport Office
  • Jeff Pierpont, Asset Recovery Manager for Passumpsic Savings Bank

Most Recent Hunger Council of the Northeast Kingdom Meeting:

The Hunger Council of the Northeast Kingdom last met on Friday, May 12th, and focused on the effects of Act 148 (the Universal Recycling Law) on the local food system. (Press Release Here) The meeting agenda is available HERE and meeting minutes are available HERE.

 

Upcoming Hunger Council Meetings:

The Hunger Council of the Northeast Kingdom meets next in the early fall (late August / September). 

Hunger Council membership is open to anyone interested in ending hunger in their community. Please contact Jenna Banning, Hunger Council Organizer, at jbanning@hungerfreevt.org for more information.