Integrating Partners through Grassroots Cooperation: Community and Private Partners Addressing Local Food Insecurity
Organizer | Jefferson County Hunger Dialogue | Pathfinders Resource Conservation Development, Inc
Subjects Covered | Education - Volunteerism - Corporate/Community Partnership - Coalition Building - Advocacy
Target Audience | Public or Private Organizations - Community Members
Overview of the history, evolution and outcomes from the Jefferson County Hunger Dialogue which is a grassroots group utilizing an emerging, self-organized, methodology to strategically address hunger. Outcomes will be discussed that are helping to raise awareness about hunger and services that have started from participation in the dialogue. Attendees will participate in a sample dialogue.
Dee Sandquist | Jefferson County Supervisor and Registered Dietitian, Jefferson County Hunger Dialogue
Anna Bruen | Executive Director, Pathfinders RC& D
Jefferson County Hunger Dialogue
The mission of the Jefferson County Hunger Dialogue is to promote collaborations with the purpose of alleviating hunger in Jefferson County.
Pathfinders Resource Conservation Development, Inc
The mission of Pathfinders, RCD is to create vibrant communities by strengthening local economies and encouraging natural resources conservation.