Santa Clara County Hunger Issues Forum
Hunger, Sustainability, and Access to Nutritious Food
Santa Clara University
Lucas Hall, room 126 (advocacy training in room 209)
|8:00 - 8:30||Registration and Breakfast|
|8:30 - 9:00||Welcome Address & Community Challenge
Michael E. Engh, S.J., President, Santa Clara University
|9:00 - 9:30||Learn what the 2010 Hunger Index Project is telling us – Where are we headed?
Drew Starbird, Ph.D., Dean, Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University
|9:30 - 9:45||How to Leverage Public and Private Partnerships
Congressman Mike Honda, CA-15
|9:45 - 10:30||What is the Relationship between Hunger and Obesity?
What do we do about it?
Sue Foerster, MPH, RD, Chief of Policy, Planning, & Evaluation Section, Cancer Prevention & Nutrition Section, California Department of Public Health
|10:30 - 10:45||Break|
|10:45 - 11:30||Federal Strategies for Improving Local Health and Well-Being
Crystal FitzSimons, Director of School and Out-of-School Time Programs, Food Research and Action Center (FRAC), Washington, D.C.
|11:30 - 12:30||Panel on Promoting Healthy Lifestyles: Tapping into Local Initiatives
|12:30 - 12:45||Closing Statements and Call to Action
Cindy McCown, Senior Director of Programs and Services, Second Harvest Food Bank
|12:45 - 1:30||Lunch and Networking
Faces of Hunger Photo Project, Tours of Produce Mobile & Food Resource Mobile, The Forge Community Garden Open House, Full Circle Farm Information Table
|1:30 - 3:00||Optional Advocacy Training
Learn How to Become a Hunger Advocate
Nancy Amidei, Civic Engagement Project
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