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Town Hall: Addressing the Root Causes of Food Insecurity

October 22, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us for a stimulating presentation by our panel of leaders on fighting food insecurity in Montgomery County, moderated by the Rev. Anne Derse, Deacon, followed by a lively community discussion!

Panelists:

  • Gabe Albornoz, Montgomery County Councilmember and Chair of the MoCo Health & Human Services Committee
  • Heather Bruskin, Director of Montgomery County’s newly created Office of Food Systems Resilience
  • Jackie DeCarlo, CEO of Manna Food Center
  • John Ross, Executive Director of Nourishing Bethesda
  • Rev. Kendra Smith, community engagement lead at Kingdom Fellowship AME Church and Executive Director of Kingdom Global Community Development Corporation

Attend in person in St. John’s Parish Hall, or connect via Zoom (link: bit.ly/STJN-SpecialEvent). 

This is the first community town hall of St. John’s Finding Common Ground series on issues important to our community, organized in conjunction with St. John’s year-long 150th Anniversary Celebration.

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Date:
October 22, 2023
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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