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Empowering the Next Generation: Young Professionals Taking Action Against Food Insecurity!
October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
This webinar will highlight passionate young professionals working to alleviate food insecurity challenges in their communities in Maryland, New York, and Wisconsin. Panelists will discuss their journey to finding their passion in food and how their interests have grown into a profession in food systems. They will also discuss strategies they’re using to address food insecurity and how public policy has a significant impact on their work. According to the USDA, food In 2021, 89.8% of U.S. households were food secure throughout the year. Planners will learn why its important to understand local food systems and how they impact communities’ social and economic vitality.