Host a 9th Class Leland Fellow!

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CHC is now accepting applications to host a 9th class Leland Fellow, who will serve Oct. 1, 2017-August 31, 2019. Find out more and apply!

8th Class of Leland Fellows Head to Field Sites

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Washington, DC—The 8th Class of Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows completed their initial orientation and training last week. This training, a week-long series of lectures and discussions, prepares the fellows for their one-year field placement in Africa, Latin America or … Read more

Announcing the 8th Class of Leland Fellows!

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We are thrilled to announce the 8th Class of Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows who will serve from September 2015 – August 2017! These 12 candidates were selected from an exceptionally competitive pool of candidates, and we are proud of the … Read more

Leland Fellow Samantha Alvis Honored with AIARD Award

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Samantha Alvis, current Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellow, has been selected as the 2015 recipient of Association for International Agriculture & Rural Development (AIARD) Young Professional Award. From AIARD’s website: “The YPA was established in 1990 to recognize early career … Read more

Announcing the 7th Class of Leland Fellows

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We are excited to announce the 7th Class of Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows who will serve from September 2013 – August 2015! These 12 candidates were selected from more than 430 applications. It was an exceptionally competitive pool of candidates, … Read more

CHC Welcomes 6th Leland Class

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On July 15th fifteen newly inducted Leland International Hunger Fellows met for the first time in Washington, D.C., before heading out with Leland program staff to spend a weekend together at the Woods Retreat and Conference Center in West Virginia.  … Read more