WSFNC Annual Conference

WSFNC Fall Conference
Friday November 14, 2014
"Food Justice Now!"

*Registration at 8:30am
Renton Community Center
1715 SE Maple Valley Hwy
Renton, WA

Registration has been extended to 3pm on November 11th. In order to provide the opportunity to participate in the poverty simulation to as many people as possible we have a special registration deal! Two for one! Invite a friend or colleague to come along with you for the price of one registration. Just include the names of both attendees when you register.

INTERACTIVE POVERTY IMMERSION: Could you deal with the day-to-day realities of living in poverty? Understand what life is like on a limited income through a unique and thoughtful workshop facilitated by WSU Extension. The Poverty Immersion Workshop is designed to help professionals, policy makers, community leaders and volunteers provide more effective outreach by combining your own wisdom and experience with a fresh perspective!
Rick Jump (White Center Food Bank),
Juanita Maestas & Pam Bailey (Statewide Poverty Action Network), and
Val Thomas-Matson (Healthy King County Coalition)

BREAKFAST AND LUNCH PROVIDED: Catering provided by Pattypan Cooperative.
A delicious lunch will include vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options.
Thank you to everyone who made our 2012 Conference: "What's Cooking in Washington's Food Environments" a success. Here is a slide show from the event. (Mouse over the photos for captions or to go forward/backward at your own speed.)

Conference History

One of the key accomplishments of WSFNC is bringing members together with food and nutrition leaders to present new topics, provide insight, share experiences and ideas, and offer a call to action. Over the years, WSFNC has helped to educate members on many different issues impacting Washington State's multifaceted food system.

2014 Conference Materials

Visit after the conference for materials from our presenters.