HFT Regional Conference-South Texas,

February 9, 2017
​Free for attendees

Location: The Meeting Center at McAllen Public Library, McAllen, TX

HFT Regional Conference-Southeast Texas, Houston

January 27, 2017



​Free for attendees

Location: Houston Food Bank Conference Center, Houston, TX

Save The Date

We host free regional conferences in Texas focused around food, nutrition and healthy communities education. Come learn about increasing healthy food access, school nutrition, farmers market and community garden topics, food insecurity, food safety and much more. These are mini half-day conferences that include vendor tables for organizations to network, collaborate, and share resource information about their best practices and services with one another to include news on what is happening in their region. All conferences are supported by conference sponsors and donations from the community. Attendees come from a diverse sector of public and private organizations. To be a conference sponsor or presenter:  info@hungerfreetexans.org   ​

Regional Conference Dates:

•    Aug-Sept. (Summer)

•    Jan-Feb (Winter)

Be A Vendor At Your Regional Conference 

Free Regional Mini Half-Day Conferences:

​•    Houston (Southeast Texas)
•    Dallas (North Texas)
•    San Antonio (Central Texas)
•    Lubbock  (Panhandle)
•    Odessa (West Texas)
​•    McAllen (South Texas)

Regional Conferences

HFT Regional Conference-Central Texas,

San Antonio

February 2, 2017

San Antonio/Austin/Uvalde


​Free for attendees

Location: Education Service Center, Region 20, San Antonio, TX

HFT Regional Conference-West Texas,


February 17, 2017

El Paso/Midland/Odessa


​Free for attendees

Location: Medical Center Health System-Odessa, TX

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HFT Regional Conference-Panhandle,


Date: Coming Summer 2017!



​Free for attendees

Location: TBD-Lubbock, TX

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Food, Nutrition, & Healthy Communities

All regional conferences have free vendor tables for community organizations to network and share information about their services and programs with one another.  Its a great way to increase your reach in the community.  You must be a community organization which provides free services to the public to qualify for a vendor table. Tables are available on a first request basis.  Vendors are required to bring a table cloth with the organizations logo, table sign or pop up banner and marketing materials about your programs and services.  For more information: info@hungerfreetexans.org

HFT Regional Conference-North Texas,

Ft. Worth

February 16, 2017

Dallas/Ft. Worth/Tyler


​Free for attendees

Location: Tarrant County College-South Campus, Ft. Worth, TX

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