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The Health and Hunger Summit- Session One

September 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Free
Health and Hunger

The State of Health and Hunger in West Virginia

Hunger is growing in West Virginia. Before the pandemic, 1 in 7 adults struggled with hunger; 1 in 5 children struggled. And now? “We went to a situation where you know maybe 15 to 20 percent of the state was struggling to everyone is struggling.” Chad Morrison, Mountaineer Food Bank 

 

Join us for the first conversation in this virtual series, where we’ll discuss the current state of health and hunger in West Virginia with experts in both the fields of health care and community food access.

 

Panelists 

Dr. Ayne Amjad, State Health Officer and Commissioner of DHHR’s Bureau for Public Health
Cyndi Kirkhart, Executive Director, Facing Hunger Food Bank
Chad Morrison, Executive Director, Mountaineer Food Bank
Margaret Ann O’Neal, Executive Director, United Way of Central West Virginia

 

Details

Date:
September 22
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rs5BDWwmTBGcHquj2JIWmw

Venue

Zoom

Organizer

Think Kids
Email:
kelli@thinkkidswv.org
Website:
thinkkidswv.org