The Montgomery County Food Council is building a more equitable local food system through:
Food Council Impact Highlights: October 2020

Community Engagement and Network Building During the month of October, the Food Council hosted 27 meetings, including three working group meetings, two biweekly COVID-19 Community Calls, a presentation from No Kid Hungry, four Virtual Food Security training sessions, advocacy discussions with over a dozen local elected officials, and over a dozen meetings for the County’s Food Security Task Force.  The Food Council guest presented at 10 meetings, including…

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COVID-19: Local Food System Resources

Please find below relevant information about food assistance resources, and opportunities for individuals and organizations to support community needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. Additional details can be found in English and Spanish on the Montgomery County Government’s COVID-19 Food Resources Information Portal.  Click on the links below to jump to each page: Información en Español Resources for Community Partners Resources for Food Businesses and Farms How to Help…

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COVID-19: Recursos y sistemas locales de alimentos y comida 

COVID-19: RECURSOS DE ASISTENCIA DE COMIDA DEL CONDADO DE MONTGOMERY Otros recursos de Comida durante COVID-19 Busque Recursos de Comida Cerca de Usted Para asistencia alimentaria en Espanol, llame al Centro de Llamadas de Acceso a los Alimentos al 311. Recursos de Beneficios SNAP: Todos los centros de inscripción a SNAP del condado están cerrados al público. Para cualquier asistencia, Usted puede llamar al 240-777-1003. Línea Directa de…

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Upcoming Events

Nov 2- Dec 21

Fresh Conversations

Discuss current nutrition and health topics and discover new ways to be active.

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Nov 26-Dec 4

November 26-December 4, SupportMoCo2020 Fundraiser

Support the Food Council and Cornerstone Montgomery when you shop local this holiday season!

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Dec 7

Biweekly COVID-19 Community Call

Every other Monday, 1:00-2:30pm. Please register in advance.

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Dec 8

December 8th, Gift Outside the Box Virtual Event

Learn more about buying local this holiday season!

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Dec 9

SNAP Training

Upcoming Virtual Training on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) co-hosted by Maryland Hunger Solutions and Montgomery County Food Council.

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Dec 9-10

CYBERAG SYMPOSIUM

Join leaders in both agriculture and cybersecurity at the intersection of these two industries to explore emerging opportunities presented by the rise of agtech.

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Dec 14-18

Virtual Taste of Fox Chapel

A community event promoting international selection of restaurants at the Fox Chapel shopping center.

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Dec 16

Food Economy Working Group Meeting

3rd Wednesday of Every Month. The next meeting will be held on December 16th, 9-10:30am.

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Jan 5

Environmental Impact Working Group Meeting

Tuesday, 1/5 from 9:30-11am.

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