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Brian Jacks


Brian Jacks is currently an Associate State Director of AARP Virginia. He is primarily engaged in alleviating immediate hunger needs. He has an inclination to work towards food and nutritional needs of senior citizens. He wants to see AARP join the crusade against hunger by utilizing its resources, expertise, and assets to be a catalyst towards seniors’ issues of hunger. He is also hopeful that food councils can play a role in successfully driving out hunger and food insecurity. Brian stresses the importance of the community in playing a role in developing a food secure, healthy food system.

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Keywords: food council, facilitator, hunger, senior citizen, Virginia

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