Join 1,000+ of your fellow anti-hunger advocates in Washington, D.C., for two days of “can’t miss” networking opportunities, content-rich sessions, and interactive training, followed by a day on Capitol Hill. The National CACFP Leadership track, Ready-Set-Implement: Building a Brighter Future for CACFP, is part of the national anti-hunger conference. You’ll go home with an arsenal of best practices, innovative advocacy methods, and personal connections to help you better fight hunger in your community, your state, and at the national level.Latest Conference UpdatesRegister Now!
Get Ready for the New Healthier CACFP Meal Pattern – Pre-Conference Training Set for March 4, 2017, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.
USDA’s CACFP Meal Patterns Training will provide you with the knowledge, skills, and resources to successfully implement the new healthier meal patterns.
Sunday Plenary Speaker: Deepak Bhargava, Executive Director, Center for Community Change, currently serves as the Executive Director of the Center for Community Change, a national nonprofit focused on issues addressing vulnerable and low-income individuals. He was appointed as Executive Director in 2002 and had previously served as the Director of Public Policy.
Destination DC says it best. Monuments and memorials, eclectic neighborhoods, true local flavor – Washington, DC is a place unlike any other. It’s your home away from home with free museums and America’s front yard.
“I’ve been attending the National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference for over 10 years now and each year the content has been relevant to the policy work I am currently doing and informs the work I will begin. I leave inspired and with a pocket full of new tools, new allies and renewed inspiration for the hard work that waits for me back at home.”
Jessica Bartholow, Legislative Advocate, Western Center on Law and Poverty (CA)