The Montgomery County Food Council is building a more equitable local food system through:
Welcome New Council and Board Members

The Montgomery County Food Council is pleased to announce that eight new members have been selected to join the Food Council, and two new members are joining our Board of Directors. These new members possess a wealth of expertise in local food and community issues and have demonstrated a commitment to improving the food system in Montgomery County.  The new Board of Directors members are: Elisabet Eppes, Deputy…

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Introducing the Nutrition Navigator, a Free Multi-Language Mapping Resource Built to Empower Food Communities in the Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. Regions

Introducing the Nutrition Navigator, a Free Multi-Language Mapping Resource Built to Empower Food Communities in the Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. Regions Online tool, originally created by the Bainum Family Foundation, will be overseen by The Food Trust with community-based support from the Montgomery County Food Council Formerly known as the Food Learning Locator, the map was initially launched by the Maryland-based Bainum Family Foundation in 2017 with a…

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End Childhood Hunger Collaborative Kick-Off Event

On April 17th the Montgomery County Food Council, in partnership with the Office of Food Systems Resilience, hosted a kick-off event for the End Childhood Hunger Collaborative.  We were joined by special guests State Delegate Emily Shetty, County Executive Marc Elrich, and Councilmember Gabe Albornoz, as well as 80 guests from the community.  We would like to thank those organizations, including food assistance providers and other community organizations…

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Upcoming Events

May 30

Resident and Community Gardening Collaborative Call

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Jun 12

HarvestShare’s Food Gardening – June

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Jun 21

On-Farm Composting Tour w/Compost Crew at One Acre Farm

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Jun 25

SNAP Work Group Call

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Jun 26

Food System Advocacy Community Call

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Jun 27

Local Food Procurement Working Group Meeting

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