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
Reverend Ed Sunday-Winters, Greensboro United Church of Christ
Most Recent Hunger Council of the Northeast Kingdom Meeting:
The Hunger Council last met on Friday, 9th. The Council focused on two timely conversations: a review of the local holiday food programs in the area, and an exploration of creative ways to use data and stories to paint the picture of food security in the region. The agenda is available HERE, and meeting minutes are available HERE.
Upcoming Hunger Council Meeting:
The Hunger Council of the Northeast Kingdom meets next on March 8, 2019. The group will be focusing primarily on farmers markets, and will be joined by local and statewide experts on markets and market incentive programs. The draft agenda is available HERE.
2018/2019 Meeting Schedule:
September 7, 2018
November 9, 2018
March 8, 2019
May 24, 2019
All meetings will be held from 10:00 - 12:00 at the Barton Town Hall, 19 Village Square.
Hunger Council membership is open to anyone interested in ending hunger in their community. Please contact Jenna O'Donnell, Hunger Council Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.