Heather Bruskin

Executive Director

Massa Cressall

Deputy Director

Michelle Caruso

Strategic Partnerships Manager

Annmarie Hart-Bookbinder

Food Security Programs Manager

Lorien E. MacAuley, PhD

Food Economy, Agriculture, and Sustainability Consultant

Danielle Nwogu

Americorp Food Outreach VISTA

Sharon Strerath

Food Access Assistant

Allison Schnitzer

Food Access Initiatives Director

Elizabeth Teuwen

Senior Food Access Coordinator

Bezawit Tenna

Program Coordinator

Ester Waldroup

Program Coordinator

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Upcoming Events

Oct 4

Environmental Impact Working Group Meeting

The first Tuesday of the month from 9:30AM-11AM via Zoom.

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Oct 6

Food Security Community Call

Second Monday of each month, 1:00 to 2:30pm. Please register in advance.

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Oct 11

Chesapeake Foodshed Feast

Join the Chesapeake Foodshed Feast in Washington, DC on Tuesday, October 11th.

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oct 16-22

DMV Food Recovery Week 2022

We’re excited to co-host this year’s DMV Food Recovery Week alongside Manna Food Center, Community Food Rescue, PG County Food Equity Council, and DC Food Recovery!

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Oct 18

Food Economy Working Group Meeting

Third Tuesday of each month, 10-11:30am via Zoom.

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Oct 22

Sugarloaf Citizens Association: Regenerative Agriculture Event

Saturday, October 22, 8:30-11:00 a.m. Linden Farm, 20900 Martinsburg Rd, Dickerson. Open to everyone

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Oct 26

Food Education Working Group Meeting

Last Wednesday of the month from 1:30PM - 3PM

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nov 16-17

2022 Hunger Free Communities Virtual Summit

REGISTRATION FREE until September 2!

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