Hunger Council OF Rutland County


With support from the Canaday Family Trust, the Hunger Council of Rutland County was launched on March 22nd, 2016.

The Chair of this Hunger Council is:

  • Pastor John M. Longworth, Pastor of Good Shepherd Lutheran Chruch

most recent meeting of the Hunger Council or rutland county:

The Hunger Council last on March 20th at the Rutland Regional Medical Center. The meeting focused primarily on the local food production system and its connections with the charitable and emergency food system.

upcoming meetings:

The Hunger Council of Rutland County meets next on May 22nd at Green Mountain College's Gorge Room in Poultney. The meeting will be focused on Act 148 - the Universal Recycling Law - and its impacts on the local food system. More information and a draft agenda will be available soon. 

Attendance and membership is open to all community members; please contact Jenna Banning, Hunger Council Organizer, at for more information.