On Oregon Hunger Response Day, hundreds of Oregon Food bank network supporters come together to make change through our collective voices. Our goal is to share the stories and experiences we see every day with decision makers so they can make the best choices possible for our communities.

Only you can come to the capital and share the story of hunger in your community! Join us!

REGISTER NOW!

This all-day event in Salem will include:

  • Networking with food banks and partner agencies from across the state
  • Visits to legislative offices to advocate for the Oregon Food Bank Network’s legislative agenda (small groups led by trained team leaders)
  • Speakers and trainings
  • State Capitol tours
  • Complimentary lunch
REGISTER NOW!

What to expect when participating on April 11?

Our legislators need to hear from you in order to makes sure that ending the root causes of hunger are a priority!

Individuals:

  • Learn how our political system really works
  • Meet your legislator
  • Learn more at workshops and trainings
  • Connect with our growing network of those fighting hunger
  • Learn to fight hunger in your local community

Partner Agencies:

  • Educate legislators on hunger in your area
  • Engage your staff/volunteers on a deeper level
  • Empower your clients’ voices
  • Opportunity to hold your legislator accountable by scheduling a pantry tour or local community forum on hunger
  • Connect with pantries across the state

Only you can come to the capital and share the story of hunger in your community! Join us!

Questions?

The advocacy team at Oregon Food Bank is ready to answer your questions and provide you with more details about the day so you feel ready to join us in Salem on April 11. Contact Nicole Forbes at nforbes@oregonfoodbank.org.