Meeting Reminder

Hello, AHNC members!

This is a reminder for the Membership Meeting on September 18th.

See below for meeting’s agenda. PLEASE RSVP to Julie Washburn (julie@wafoodcoalition.org)
to let her know if you will attend.

This month, AHNC’s membership meeting will be on the 3rd Tuesday of the month (instead
of our typical 2nd Tuesday) on Tues., Sept. 18 (2:30-4:30pm) at the Children’s Alliance
– 718 6th Ave S, Seattle WA. To phone in to the meeting: dial (712) 432-0900 – access
code: 677657.

This meeting is a crucial opportunity to bring your organizations’ ideas and priorities
for legislative session that begins in January and its 2013-14 biennial budget.
Please come prepared to talk about what you’re hearing from clients and colleagues
about emerging needs, issues and legislative priorities. AHNC members will be considering
proposals in October and November for a final vote on the Coalition’s legislative
agenda in November.

Membership Meeting AGENDA: Tues. Sept. 18 (2:30 – 4:30)

2:30 Gather and Updates

3:00 Coalition Business

AHNC structure revised

Contact/action alert list – sign up!

3:10 Summer Wrap Up

Legislator outreach

Farm Bill advocacy

what did your organization do?

3:40 Planning for Legislative Session: What are you are doing & hearing?

4:20 Next AHNC meetings & other meetings for AHNC calendar

Washington Food Coalition conference: October 3-5 (Lake Chelan)

Children’s Alliance Advocacy Camp: October 17-19 (North Bend)

AHNC Steering Committee mtg: October 23 (WithinReach’s office, Seattle)

AHNC Membership mtg: November 13