The Montgomery County Food Assistance Resource Directory is Now Available

The Montgomery County Food Assistance Resource Directory is Now Available

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The 2017-18 Montgomery County Food and Beverage Guide Is Now Available!

The 2017-18 Montgomery County Food and Beverage Guide Is Now Available!

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What Is The Fiscal Impact of a Food Hub in Montgomery County?

What Is The Fiscal Impact of a Food Hub in Montgomery County?

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Regional Events

December 14, Food For Profit Workshop

December 14, Food For Profit Workshop

This workshop takes you step by step through the information necessary to start and run a small food product business in Montgomery County. Thursday, December 14th from 9 am – 4 pm at the Agricultural History Farm Park, 18410 Muncaster Road, Derwood, MD.
January 11-13, Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed Conference

January 11-13, Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed Conference

The 19th Annual Conference will be held Thursday, January 11th through Saturday, January 13th at the College Park Marriott, 3501 University Boulevard East, Hyattsville, MD.
January 18, Community Food Rescue Food Safety Training Webinar

January 18, Community Food Rescue Food Safety Training Webinar

Join Jenna Umbriac, Director of Policy and Programs at Manna, and Cheryl Kollin, Program Director at Community Food Rescue to learn about safe food handling and transportation of rescued food. Thursday, January 18th from 7:00 – 8:30 pm.
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What is the Fiscal Impact of a Food Hub in Montgomery County?

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Food Recovery
Claudia Rios Phelps, Family Services Inc. “Participating in Food Council efforts, and partnering with member organizations, has given us the ability to further help our clients fight food insecurity.”
Jenna Umbriac, Manna Food Center
Jenna Umbriac, Manna Food Center
“If we are coordinated enough to recruit enough people who care, we could make a big impact on Montgomery County’s food system.”
Elizabeth Hubley, Co-Chair, Food Literacy Working Group Holistic Health Coach, Siena Wellness
Elizabeth Hubley, Holistic Health Coach, Siena Wellness
"Our recent public meeting brought over 50 people to discuss healthy eating initiatives for children and featured 12 local organizations doing this important work."
Sophia Maroon, Food Economy Working Group Founder, Dress It Up Dressing & CEO, SoFine Food
Sophia Maroon, Dress it Up Dressing and SoFine Foods
"Our food system - especially as it directly affects families, children, health, education, healthcare - is a major economic driver in the region equal with tech and biotech."
Tony Marciante, Food Recovery Working Group Chef/Owner, Chef Tony’s Fresh Seafood Restaurant
Tony Marciante, Chef Tony’s Fresh Seafood Restaurant
"As a food professional and lover of cuisine, I want to have some sort of impact on my community with relation to food, farms, people, etc…"
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