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:

Margaret Brown, Manager of Community Health at Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Gabe Zoerheide, Executive Director of Willing Hands

The Hunger Council of the Upper Valley meets next on September 26th.

The Hunger Council  last met on Monday, April 18th. The Council focused on summer meal programs, which play a crucial role in ensuring access to food for children and have great potential for growth in the region. The Council also met with representatives from CareGivers and reviewed progress on the Nutrition Education Resources Inventory project. The meeting agenda is available HERE and meeting minutes are available HERE

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:

April 18, 2016

February 22, 2016

December 7, 2015

September 21, 2015

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