8th Annual Montgomery County Food Summit

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Salvation Army Dayton Kroc Center

1000 North Keowee Street

Dayton, OH 45404

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Please join us Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at the Dayton Kroc Center for the 8th Annual Montgomery County Food Summit: From Farm to Fork, Growing a Stronger Food System.

Keynote speaker: Nancy Williams, Co-Founder, President and CEO, No More Empty Pots

Presentations will explore the connections between:

  • Food and health, including innovative ways to connect people to healthy food

  • Food inequity, poverty and race

  • Economic development and the food system

This will be a lively and interactive day of learning, sharing, and networking!

Lunch will be catered by the Kroc Center.

General Admission: $10, scholarships available for low-income participants (contact Shanda Hanauer for details - hanauers@mcohio.org)

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What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Bus Route 17: Keowee @ Hunter

Bus Route 22: Webster @ Kroc Center

The Kroc Center Parking Lot is accessible off of Webster Street. It is not accessible from Keowee Street.

I want to come to the Food Summit, but I cannot afford admission. What are my options?

Montgomery County Food Summit is committed to not letting limited financial resources be a barrier to a transformative community discussion. Email Shanda at HanauerS@mcohio.org and we can provide free scholarships.

What can I bring into the event?

Water, tea, and coffee will be available at the event all day. Participants are encouraged to bring a reusable water bottle and/or travel mug to reduce waste at the event, as well as a notepad, pen, and business cards to keep the ideas and conversation flowing after the Summit concludes.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Shanda Hanauer, Administrative Assistant to Montgomery County Commissioner Judy Dodge

HanauerS@mcohio.org or 937-225-6470

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

EventBright has an app for iPhone and Android users, making it easy to manage your registration, and check-in at the event with your phone. If you do not have your ticket on your phone however, a printed ticket will help expedite check-in.

Will you send me an agenda for the Summit prior to the event?

Yes, we will email a PDF of the Summit prior to November 14th.

Can I volunteer at the Food Summit?

We welcome volunteers for this event. If you would like to help with registration or facilitation, please contact Shanda Hanauer: HanauerS@mcohio.org

Where can I learn more about previous food summits and ways to get involved in the local food system?

Head over to our home on the web, www.mcfoodpolicy.org and check out ways to get involved in your local food system!

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Please email HanauerS@mcohio.org for more information.

Made possible by the generous support of our sponsors: Dayton Children's Hospital, Hall Hunger Initiative, Kettering Health Network, Montgomery County, Montgomery County Job and Family Services, Premier Health, Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County, Greater Dayton RTA, Sinclair Community College, The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, The Ohio State University Extension, and University of Dayton Hanley Sustainability Institute

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Salvation Army Dayton Kroc Center

1000 North Keowee Street

Dayton, OH 45404

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