Smith County Food Security council

In 2018, St. Paul Children’s Foundation brought together leaders from across our community to form the Smith County Food Security Council. Our coalition represents non-profits, healthcare organizations, schools, churches, public health, farmers, and businesses working together to end hunger in our community.. Our mission is “Working together to end hunger and improve health in Smith...

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End Child Hunger in Alabama

End Child Hunger in Alabama (ECHA) is a public movement addressing the critical issues of hunger and food insecurity facing Alabama’s children and youth. In 2013, ECHA was launched as an effort to move Alabama into the top 25 percent nationally in child food security. Since its beginning as the first outreach initiative of the...

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Everybody Eats, in Evanston

Building off an existing collective impact model, Evanston Cradle to Career, I am leading a planning task force around food security for Evanston. We hope to build our work off the Hunger Free Community Collective Impact toolkit. In partnership with Northwestern University’s Masters program in Data Science, Informatics and Analytics, we will prototype ways to...

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Mississippi Center for Justice

The Mississippi Center for Justice, Together for Hope, and other partners are working to organize a sustainable coalition of Mississippians working together to end hunger and build a food secure, healthy, and equitable future in the Magnolia State. We envision a statewide multi-sectoral network of state, regional, and local organizations and community members working together...

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Ottawa Food

Ottawa Food is a collaboration of over 45 local agencies and individuals that exists to ensure all Ottawa County residents have access to healthy, local, and affordable food choices. Ottawa Food consists of members from a variety of backgrounds; including local public health, food pantries, human service organizations, food security advocates, farmers, community members, and...

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Idaho Hunger Relief Task Force (IHRTF)

The IHRTF envisions that in a state as abundant as Idaho, hunger will not exist. We work to put public and private resources into action statewide to end hunger and provide food security for all Idahoans. Our IHRTF embraces a ‘food system framework’ and works to create pathways into the mainstream, healthy food system for...

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Hunger Free Vermont

Hunger Free Vermont is a statewide organization committed to ending the injustice of hunger and malnutrition for all Vermonters. We work to ensure that Vermonters have access to high-quality federal nutrition programs like SNAP during times of need, and that children and older Vermonters have access to strong meal programs at school and in their...

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Community Food Rescue

Manna Food Center administers the Community Food Rescue network as a key strategy in ending hunger. Most of our members were instrumental in creating a 5 year Food Security Plan in cooperation with local government and in concert with our local Food Council. The network’s motto is to “feed more waste less” and we rely...

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Montgomery County Food Council

The County’s Food Security Plan, launched in April 2017, and co-created by the Montgomery County Food Council, aims to bring together all of the key community partners in Montgomery County – from small food pantries and non-profits to business leaders, farmers, food retailers, education systems and large scale emergency food assistance providers – to work...

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VA 365 Project To End Childhood Hunger

The Commonwealth of Virginia seeks to demonstrate that childhood hunger among school-aged children can be eliminated by ensuring that children have access to healthy meals where they live, learn, and play 365 days a year. Student achievement and behavior improves when students are well nourished and ready to learn. The Virginia Department of Education (VDOE)...

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