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Ohio Hunger Dialogue

September 27-29, 2019

The Ohio Hunger Dialogues invites all stakeholders interested in addressing hunger and food insecurity in Ohio to attend. This dynamic dialogue seeks to engage attendees in conversations to share knowledge and insights; and to collaborate on best practices and solutions around the systematic issues of hunger and food insecurity in Ohio communities.

Registration

Registration for the 2019 Ohio Hunger Dialogues is now open! 

Register Here

Tentative Schedule

Friday, September 27, 2019 at Walsh University (cost included in registration – but must register – limited spaces)

2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Canton City Food Resources Bus Tour

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Discussion and light snacks

Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Walsh University

8:00 to 9:00 a.m. Registration, Check-In

9:00 a.m. Welcome

9:30 a.m. BREAKOUT PANELS AND DISCUSSIONS

National and Community Service Opportunities for Students and Organizations (AmeriCorps VISTA)

  • Food and Education
  • Food Policy
  • Food Access and Technology
  • Food and Culture

10:45 a.m. Break

11:00 a.m. BREAKOUT PRESENTATION SESSIONS

  • Health and Nutrition
  • A Place at the Table
  • Connecting Campus and Community

12:00 p.m. Break

12:15 p.m. LUNCH AND KEYNOTE, Erin White, Community Food Lab, Raleigh, NC

1:30 p.m. INTERACTIVE BREAKOUT WORKSHOPS

  • Narrative and Community Storytelling
  • Pantry Experience
  • Innovation Lens (including Micro-gardening, Nutrition, Design Thinking)
  • Gardening and Farming

3:30 p.m. Break

3:45 p.m. Introducing the next Ohio Hunger Dialogue

4:00 p.m. Action planning

4:45 p.m. Closing

5:00 p.m. Opportunity for networking

Sunday, September 29 (Optional and additional cost) 
Food Design Thinking Workshop with Erin White (limited space). Visit to register https://cleveland.aiga.org.

Logistics

Location

Walsh University 
2020 East Maple Street
North Canton, OH 44720

Hotels

Sponsor/Community Resources Tables

If you are interested in being a sponsor for the event or highlighting your organization at a table at the event, contact fdi@walsh.edu