Results tagged “conference of leaders” from No Kid Hungry blog
Nov 15, 2011: My brother Dusty and I were good kids. Our parent’s divorce upset us, but we were still too young to understand. We were raised by our single mother. My “Mama,” Regina, struggled to feed us. She received WIC, Food Stamps, and other government support.
Sustaining the Cause
Nov 9, 2011: A few weeks ago I attended Share Our Strength 2011 Conference of Leaders in Baltimore. I met a lot of extremely motivated individuals in the fight against hunger.
10 Things You Missed at Share Our Strength’s Conference of Leaders
Oct 20, 2011: This past weekend, Share Our Strength’s staff, volunteers, and partners gathered in Baltimore for our annual Conference of Leaders to reflect on 2011 and discuss our plans for 2012.
Follow Along With Us at Conference of Leaders
Oct 14, 2011: Starting this Sunday, Share Our Strength national staff, volunteers, chefs and partners are gathering in Baltimore, Maryland for our annual Conference of Leaders.
Conference of Leaders From an Attendee Perspective
Sep 12, 2011: I started with Domino Foods, Inc. (Domino® and C&H® sugar) in the spring of 2009. Our corporate sponsorship of Great American Bake Sale was already in place. I thought it was a win-win situation for our brands and for Share Our Strength’s mission to end childhood hunger in America by 2015.
Know Any Cause-Driven Culinary Students Who Want to Fight Against Childhood Hunger?
Aug 18, 2011: Six years ago, Share Our Strength partnered with Zwilling J.A. Henckels to create the Cutting Edge Student Scholarship program, which provides 15 current culinary students the opportunity to learn more about a chef’s role in ending childhood hunger by attending our annual Conference of Leaders in Baltimore, MD. Conference of Leaders brings together Share Our Strength’s volunteers, top chefs and restaurateurs, corporate partners, grant recipients, staff members and anti-hunger advocates for three inspiring days of workshops, networking and activities focused on the issue of winning the fight against childhood hunger. Our next Conference of Leaders will take place October 15-17.
We Need YOU to Nominate a Hunger Warrior
Aug 15, 2011: If you’re reading this blog, on this website, I have to assume you’re one of us: a compassionate and perceptive citizen concerned enough about our nation’s education, health, security, and economy, that you have committed yourself—in some way—to joining Share Our Strength and its many supporters in the movement to end childhood hunger in America. We’re an especially enlightened bunch, if you ask me.
Conference of Leaders Awards: Tim Cipriano
Nov 5, 2010: Chef Tim Cipriano was the recipient of Share Our Strength's Advocate of the Year at the 2010 Conference of Leaders Leadership Awards. Learn about his work.
Conference of Leaders Awards: Voltaggio Brothers
Oct 28, 2010: Read a spotlight on Bryan and Michael Voltaggio, both nominated for this year's Conference of Leaders Chef/Restaurateur of the Year Leadership Award.
Conference of Leaders Hall of Fame Chefs
Oct 27, 2010: Read a spotlight on this year's Conference of Leaders Hall of Fame Chefs: Vicki Connell, Michele Morris and Dennis Taylor.
Freshman in the Kitchen authors host Leadership Awards
Oct 26, 2010: Freshman in the Kitchenco-authors and brothers, Eli and Max Sussman, talk about the Conference of Leaders experience and hosting the Leadership Awards.
What You Missed at the 2010 Conference of Leaders
Oct 25, 2010: The 2010 Conference of Leaders was packed with news and inspiring moments. See what you missed!
Follow Along with Our Conference This Weekend
Oct 15, 2010: This weekend is Share Our Strength's annual Conference of Leaders. Learn how to follow-along even if you're not able to attend.
Needed: Your Nominations for our Leadership Awards!
Aug 23, 2010: Our Conference of Leaders is coming up this Fall and we need your nominations for the annual Leadership Awards. We need your help in identifying leaders from the Share Our Strength community who show impressive dedication and bring amazing value to the work to which we are all committed.
LISTEN: Share Our Strength Leaders Call. Plus Conference of Leaders Registration.
Aug 5, 2010: Hear audio of last week's conference call in which Billy Shore provides updates on our progress this year, previews upcoming initiatives and answers questions from those joining the call.
Cutting Edge Culinary Student Scholarship Application Now Available
Aug 3, 2010: Share Our Strength is partnering with Zwilling J.A. Henckels to offer 15 current students the opportunity to attend our Conference of Leaders in Washington, DC, October 16-18. Know a culinary student who may be interested? Encourage them to apply!
When Mothers Can Share Their Strengths
Jan 8, 2010: A mother is a person who, seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.” ~Tenneva Jordan This year for the Conference of Leader’s I joined a small group at...
Twenty-Five Years Ago
Nov 30, 2009: Twenty-five years ago, being hungry was a burden borne by the invisible among us. Not invisible in any corporeal sense—hungry children were then and are now as tangible physically as any other reality that we admit into our consciousness—but invisible...
Cutting Edge Students
Nov 26, 2009: Each year during Share Our Strength’s Conference of Leaders, staff and volunteers get the opportunity to participate in a Service Day. Service Day gives everyone the chance to see some of the organizations Share Our Strength supports — organizations that...
Sunday Afternoon at the Food Bank
Nov 18, 2009: On a Sunday afternoon, 40 near-strangers with strong backs, open hearts and willing hands spent a couple hours sorting donations and packing bags of weekend food for 795 needy kids. This was my second experience at the Capitol Area Food...