Community Forum on Food Security in Lincoln County

Event report from MFC…

Morris Farm and Chewonki co-hosted the 5th annual Community Forum on Food Security in Lincoln County at Chewonki on March 2nd. The program this year focused on exploring short and long term solutions to food insecurity. Merrymeeting Gleaners Coordinator, Kelly Davis, co-facilitated a breakout session about gleaning with Lynne Holland from the Cooperative Extension and MFC Steering Committee chair, and Rebecca McConnaughey from Growing to Give. The keynote speaker was Dr. Donna Beegle, who gave an inspirational talk about her experience growing up in generational poverty.