Hunger Banquet - 7pm - WUMC

04/10/2014

We are cosponsoring a hunger banquet with Oxfam, the hunger awareness group, on April 10th at 7pm to promote awareness of local and global hunger. It will be held in the Williamsburg UMC fellowship hall (500 Jamestown Rd. Please bring a nonperishable food item, if you can!

  • Oxfam will give a ~10 minute presentation about local hunger, followed by a panel discussion with representatives from FISH, Inc., Campus Kitchens William & Mary, the Willamsburg-James City County Community Action Agency, and the Williamsburg Human Services Department.
  • The panel discussion will focus on the realities of hunger in Williamsburg and what can be done to address this issue. Light refreshments will be provided. 
  • Suggested donation of canned goods to be split between the 5 organizations.
  • Each organization will have a table set up before and after with information about their organizations and volunteer sign ups.