6th Annual Dallas Hunger Summit
Eddie Bernice Johnson Chairs Coalition Highlighting Critical Community Need
Community Council of Dallas
The Dallas Coalition for Hunger Solutions, chaired by Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, will host its sixth annual Dallas Hunger Summit. Tickets $25 (scholarships available), register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-dallas-hunger-summit-tickets-36656299980
Friday, September 15, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Cliff Temple Baptist Church
125 Sunset Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75208
(Park on north side on 10th Street)
Join us for an opportunity to learn and strategize about how we can combat child hunger and senior hunger, promote a robust local agricultural sector and eliminate food deserts. We’ll discuss specific ways the faith community can be more engaged, identify innovative healthy food access projects to rally behind, and share how all of us can make our voices heard on behalf of vital federal nutrition programs.
Speakers and panelists to include: Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, Larry James, CitySquare, Taylor Toynes, For Oak Cliff, Anga Sanders, Feed Oak Cliff, Clarice Criss, Nella Roots Gardening, Daron Babcock, Bonton Farms, Dr. Larry Terry, UNT Dallas Urban SERCH Institute, Rev. Virginia Holleman, St. Thomas Episcopal Church.
The Summit has been made possible through the generous support of the Community Council of Greater Dallas, the Dallas Baptist Association, the Episcopal Diocese of Dallas, the National Council of Jewish Women - Greater Dallas Section and United Way of Metropolitan Dallas.
For more information, contact Wyonella Henderson at email@example.com or call 214-951-7780.