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Hungry for Change: Building a Coalition to Solve Hunger in CT

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:30pm
Location: 
Hartford, CT

Join Foodshare, Connecticut Food Bank, and End Hunger Connecticut! this Hunger Action Month for the Hungry for Change statewide conference! This inspiring and informative morning will provide an opportunity to connect with others, discuss the current state of hunger in Connecticut, and share ideas about collaborative action as we work toward a common agenda.

Where: Chrysalis Training & Conference Center, 255 Homestead Avenue, Hartford

RSVP here by Thursday, September 14. Space is limited and breakfast will be provided. 

What:

-      Data and information about hunger in Connecticut and the core policies that support food security

-      Key note speaker Joel Berg from Hunger Free America

-      Breakout sessions on:

-      Setting a policy agenda that protects government safety net programs

-      Encouraging healthy food access in food pantries and creating model programs

-      Pursuing food justice and addressing inequities in the food system

-      Closing: Planning next steps

Featured image courtesy of Shelburne Orchards.