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Kick Off for Chester County’s National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

  • The Graduate Center at West Chester University 1160 McDermott Drive West Chester, PA, 19380 United States (map)


We will be collecting the following items for an ongoing activity taking place during the event:

  • School Supplies
  • Cold Weather Gear
  • On-the-Go Non-perishable Snacks

These items will be used to make ‘kits’ for organizations that serve children/youth facing hunger or homelessness. 


This event is free and open to the public. 


Please join us for the Kickoff to Chester County's National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week!



Reception at 5:30PM

Event starting at 6:00PM

Soup and salad will be provided!




Welcome Address by Mayor Comitta of West Chester

Statement of Purpose by Krishnan Venigalla

Community Champion Award Presentation

Guest Presentation by Dwayne Walton from Parkesburg Point

Call to Action by Tori Nuccio from West Chester University

Remarks & Campaign Shift by Cheryl Miles from Bridge of Hope

A Performance by West Chester Dance Works

Later Event: November 15
Mental Health First Aider Training