Food Day Youth Summit
The second biennial North Country Food Day Youth Summit was a great success!
October 16, 2013
On the campus of SUNY-Potsdam
The North Country Food Day Youth Summit is a day of workshops, networking and action planning for high school students from across the North Country region on important food issues like diet and health, sustainable agriculture, hunger in our communities, and junk food marketing to kids.
The 2013 Food Day Youth Summit focused on Action Planning and sent teams home with the resources they need to make a difference in their own communities. You can see a wrap-up of the Summit here.
The North Country Food Day Youth Summit is made possible with the generous support of our sponsors who include the following:
- The Health Initiative
- The Northeast Agricultural Education Foundation
- Adirondack Foundation - Evergreen Fund
- SUNY-Potsdam's Department of Sociology
- Northern Music and Video
- North Country Savings Bank
- Nature's Storehouse
- Deep Root Center for Self-Directed Learning
- Hands on Health Holistic Healing
- Sunfeather Factory Outlet and Roadside Market
1551 Hwy 72 Potsdam | 315-265-1776 ext 24
- Canton Community Fund
Interested in sponsoring the 2015 Youth Summit?
The first Food Day Youth Summit was a great success!
On October 24, 2011, more than 200 people from around the northern New York region attended the Food Day Youth Summit organized by GardenShare. Here's an overview of that first Summit.