With support from the Canaday Family Trust, we launched the first meeting of the Hunger Council of the Upper Valley on Monday, September 21st, 2015. This is the seventh Hunger Council, and Hunger Free Vermont's first Council to cross state lines into parts of New Hampshire.

The Co-Chairs for this Council are:

Jennifer Fontaine, Director of Community Services and Operations at the Upper Valley Haven

Gabe Zoerheide, Executive Director of Willing Hands

The Hunger Council last met on March 13th at the Howe Library in Hanover, NH, to discuss ways of supporting food security through local planning. The meeting agenda is available HERE and meeting minutes available HERE.

The Hunger Council meets next on Monday, June 5th, at the Kilton Library in West Lebanon, NH.


For the 2016-2017 meeting schedule, the Hunger Council meets on:

  • September 26th
  • November 21st
  • March 13th
  • June 5th

Hunger Council membership is open to anyone interested in ending hunger in their community. For more information on the Hunger Council, contact Jenna Banning, Hunger Council Organizer, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Meeting Minutes Archives:

March 13, 2017

November 21, 2016

September 26, 2016

April 18, 2016

February 22, 2016

December 7, 2015

September 21, 2015

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