Privacy Policy

This site is owned and operated by the Montgomery County Food Council. Your privacy is important to us, and we want to make your experience on our website informative, enjoyable, and safe. This policy outlines what information is collected by visitors to our website and how that information is used.

Generally, you can visit the Montgomery County Food Council website without revealing any information about yourself. Our web servers collect aggregate visitor information primarily through Google Analytics, such as the number of visits our site receives, the average time spent on the site, the pages viewed, etc. We collect this data anonymously to measure our reach and to help us improve the site.

You may choose to provide personal information to the Montgomery County Food Council through our website when making a donation, registering for meetings or events or purchasing merchandise. In these instances, the Montgomery County Food Council uses encryption software to keep your personal information, including credit card numbers, secure. The information provided is used to process your request. Online donors will be added to the Montgomery County Food Council’s donor database and may occasionally be contacted by e-mail. You may choose not to receive such information in the manner described above by simply notifying us directly at info@mocofoodcouncil.org. It is our policy not to share any information about an individual to a third party.

Any information you choose to provide to us in an email, through a Google Form, through MailChimp, or through Zoom may not be secure and is used only to process your request.

The Montgomery County Food Council’s web site may include links to other sites. We are not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of other sites.

The Montgomery County Food Council’s website may use “cookies” and similar means to collect aggregate statistical information that does not identify any individual person. We may use or disclose aggregate information for any purpose. Cookies are used to recognize visitor preferences, and temporarily store session information and past activity at our site. You may choose to decline cookies.

Our privacy policy is subject to change without notice. Please visit this page for any updates. Thank you.

Upcoming Events

Jan 19

Food Economy Working Group Meeting

Third Wednesday of each month, 9-10:30am via Zoom.

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Jan 25

Food Education Working Group Meeting

4th Tuesday of each month, 9:30-11am via Zoom.

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Jan 26

Making the Case for Regional Food Systems

Are you an advocate or funder of regional food systems? Do you want to know more about RFS and “thinking regionally”?

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Feb 1

Environmental Impact Working Group Meeting

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

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Feb 2-6

Healing Caucus Spaces for BIPOC and White Farm, Garden, Food, Land Educators

Healing Caucus Spaces for BIPOC and White Farm, Garden, Food, Land Educators.

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Feb 3

Data Collection and Reporting: A New Tool for Food Assistance Providers

In the fight against hunger, data collection plays a critical role in assessing need, identifying service gaps and deploying resources.

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Feb 14

Food Security Community Call

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

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Mar 5

Montgomery Youth Climate Summit

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will hold its first-ever Youth Climate Summit for high school students on Saturday, March 5, at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville.

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March 15-17

National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference

Join thousands of your fellow anti-hunger advocates from across the country at the 2022 virtual National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference (AHPC), March 15-17.

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