Gloria S. Duclos Convocation

Closing Maine's Hunger Gap

October 18, 2017
11:45 AM to 1:45 PM
First Parish Church - 425 Congress St, Portland

Hunger is on the rise and threatens the development of our children, the vitality of our workforce, and the strength of our communities. This series will examine the fundamental causes of poverty and hunger, debunking the myths, exposing the realities, and offering creative solutions to these challenges.

Donna Beegle, president of Communications Across Barriers, is a nationally-acclaimed expert on understanding the causes of and solutions to poverty and hunger. She works directly with children and adults living in poverty, as well as all professionals who want to make a difference for those living in the crisis of poverty.



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