Hunger Council OF the Lamoille Valley

 Hunger Council members meeting in November 2018 to learn more about food insecurity among college students.

Hunger Council members meeting in November 2018 to learn more about food insecurity among college students.

In 2009, Northfield Savings Bank continued their funding for another three years to help Hunger Free Vermont expand the Hunger Council model to other areas of the state. With additional support from the Canaday Family Trust and Green Mountain fund, in 2010 the Hunger Council of the Lamoille Valley was launched—the first after the Chittenden and Washington pilot councils.

The Hunger Council is chaired by:

  • Scott Johnson, former Director of the Lamoille Family Center

  • Susan Bartlett, former State Senator

Most Recent Hunger Council of the Lamoille Valley Meeting:

The Hunger Council last met on Thursday, November 29th. The group will be primarily focusing on learning more about food insecurity among college students, and will be joined by representatives from Northern Vermont University - Johnson Campus, Community College of Vermont - Morrisville, Lamoille Union High School, and Hunger Free Vermont. The agenda is available HERE and meeting minutes will be available soon.

upcoming Hunger Council meeting:

The Hunger Council meets next on February 7th, 2019. More information and a draft agenda will be available closer to the meeting date.

2018/2019 Meeting Schedule:

  • August 30, 2018

  • November 29, 2018

  • February 7, 2019

  • May 2, 2019

All meetings, unless otherwise noted, are held from 9:30 - 11:30 at the United Community Church of Morrisville, 85 Upper Main Street, Morrisville.

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 for more information.