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      September 15, 2017

      Friday   9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

      125 Sunset Ave
      Dallas, Texas 75208

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      6th Annual Dallas Hunger Summit

      Eddie Bernice Johnson Chairs Coalition Highlighting Critical Community Need

      Who:
      Community Council of Dallas

      What:
      The Dallas Coalition for Hunger Solutions, chaired by Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, will host its sixth annual Dallas Hunger Summit. Tickets $25 (scholarships available), register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-dallas-hunger-summit-tickets-36656299980

      When:
      Friday, September 15, 2017
      9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

      Where:
      Cliff Temple Baptist Church
      125 Sunset Avenue
      Dallas, Texas 75208
      (Park on north side on 10th Street)
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      Details:
      Join us for an opportunity to learn and strategize about how we can combat child hunger and senior hunger, promote a robust local agricultural sector and eliminate food deserts. We’ll discuss specific ways the faith community can be more engaged, identify innovative healthy food access projects to rally behind, and share how all of us can make our voices heard on behalf of vital federal nutrition programs.

      Speakers and panelists to include: Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, Larry James, CitySquare, Taylor Toynes, For Oak Cliff, Anga Sanders, Feed Oak Cliff, Clarice Criss, Nella Roots Gardening, Daron Babcock, Bonton Farms, Dr. Larry Terry, UNT Dallas Urban SERCH Institute, Rev. Virginia Holleman, St. Thomas Episcopal Church.

      The Summit has been made possible through the generous support of the Community Council of Greater Dallas, the Dallas Baptist Association, the Episcopal Diocese of Dallas, the National Council of Jewish Women - Greater Dallas Section and United Way of Metropolitan Dallas.

      Onsite Contact:
      For more information, contact Wyonella Henderson at wyonella_henderson-greene@baylor.edu or call 214-951-7780.

      Categories: Health & Wellness | Politics & Activism | Religion & Spirituality

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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