The State of Our Plate

The State of Our Plate

About This Event

Tickets for the State of Our Plate are $30 each ($40 after April 1st). Tickets purchased online will include a $2.00 service fee per ticket. If you prefer to pay with cash or check and avoid this fee, click here to register.

*Please note The State of Our Plate is not a fundraiser; the ticket cost covers event expenses including the luncheon.

To purchase tickets to The State of Our Plate: 

∙ Click on Purchase Single Ticket. Adjust your ticket quantity and click Next (if purchasing one ticket, just click Next to proceed). Optional: select Purchase Ticket to Donate to sponsor an attendee from one of our partner agencies.

∙ Enter the purchaser's contact information (you will be prompted to enter ticket holder information on the next screen) and click Next.

∙ Under Optional Ticket Holder Information, please be sure to enter the names of all attendees. This information will be required at check-in.  NOTE: You do not need to enter attendee information for donated tickets.

∙ Click Next to proceed to payment information.

Please note that our luncheon is vegetarian, vegan, allergy, and Passover friendly. If you have any special dietary or other needs, or any questions about the event, please contact Helen Starman at or 734-761-2796.

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Location / Venue

  • Address:
  • 4800 East Huron River Drive
  • Morris Lawrence Building, Washtenaw Community College
  • Ann Arbor, MI 48105
  • USA
  • Time:
  • Apr 24, 2019 11:00 am to
  • Apr 24, 2019 02:00 pm

Thank You to Our Sponsors

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Complete
  • Food Bank Council of Michigan
  • Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation
  • NSF International
  • Poverty Solutions at University of Michigan

  • Domino's
  • UM School of Public Health
  • Washtenaw Community College Foundation
  • Washtenaw County Health Department
  • ITC Holdings Corp.
  • Slow Food Huron Valley
  • Edward Ginsberg Center
  • Russell Video
  • Washtenaw County Food Policy Council
Food Gatherers

Event to Support Food Gatherers

Mission: Food Gatherers exists to alleviate hunger and eliminate its causes in our community.