Since early 2019, the Food Council has been coordinating and facilitating a Food Security Community Advisory Board (FSCAB), in which members are invited to share their experiences of food insecurity and their thoughts and perspectives on the County’s Food Security Plan, in addition to learning community engagement and advocacy skills which will be used to develop policies and action items that will guide the implementation of the Plan’s recommendations by the Food Council and its partners.
The Food Council thanks the community members and partners who have contributed to the success of the Food Security Community Advisory Board since its creation.
The Food Council launched the FSCAB to directly engage residents with lived experience of food insecurity as food access resource navigators, advocates, and leaders in their communities. Click here to view the impact report.
Thank you to the Healthcare Initiative Foundation for supporting this program!
East County Hub Food Expo and Community Connections Event scheduled for Saturday, September 18th from 10am-1pm.
MoCo Made at Bethesda Central Farm Market on Sunday, September 19th from 9-1:30PM.
The Power of Food: Cultivating Equitable Policy Through Collective Action
Every other Monday, 1:00 to 2:00pm. Please register in advance.
4th Tuesday of each month, 9:30-11am via Zoom.
The first Tuesday of the month from 9:30AM-11AM via Zoom.
Introduction to Food Assistance Resources in Montgomery County: Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 11:00am-12:00pm
Third Wednesday of each month, 9-10:30am via Zoom.
Oct 26th, Nov 23rd
The Food Education Working Group (FEdWG) would like to cordially invite you to our Gardening Grant showcase that we will be taking place over the course of four (4) FEdWG meetings in 2021.