Hunger Action Conference 2015

Hunger Action Conference 2015

Connecting Hunger, Nutrition and Health

 

Location: Killington Grand Resort Hotel

Date: Friday, May 8, 2015

 

Register Today

 

Join the Vermont Foodbank for our annual Hunger Action Conference at the Killington Grand Resort Hotel in Killington, Vermont.

 

This day-long conference is a valuable opportunity for charitable food providers and other non-profits, community and business leaders, volunteers, advocates, elected officials and concerned citizens to network, share their knowledge and experience, and learn from experts on the causes and effects of hunger as we work together to address the challenges we face in our communities. 

 

This year’s conference will explore the relationship between hunger, health and nutrition and offer tangible takeaways for addressing the dietary needs and well-being of our neighbors.

 

2015 Conference Highlights:

 

  • Nutrition & Health for Life with Dr. Robert Murray, Ohio State University
  • Following dietary guidelines on a fixed budget with Dr. Robert Murray
  • Hunger in America 2014: Using your local results to engage donors, media and your community
  • Hunger, Nutrition, and Health – An Evolution in Food Banking, Feeding America
  • Nudging healthier food choices with Dr. David Just, Cornell University
  • Fresh Food Handling: Case studies from our network
  • Tracey Dolan, Vermont Department of Health Deputy Commissioner
  • Invited: Senator Bernie Sanders

 

Night Before Reception

Join us for a networking event at the Killington Grand Resort Hotel the night before the conference, on Thursday, May 7th. Sign up when you register.

 

Lodging

Hotel rooms at the Killington Grand Resort Hotel are available to conference attendees at a discounted rate if reserved by April 7th. Contact the hotel directly to coordinate accommodations. Visit the Killington Grand Resort Hotel website for more info.

  

2015 Hunger Action Conference Sponsors:

 

New England Dairy and Food Council

 

Great American Milk Drive

 

Vermont Creamery  

Vermont Community Foundation Food & Farm Initiative

 

Videos from Previous Hunger Action Conferences   

 

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