Within Reach: No Poverty (Virtual) & Within Reach: Zero Hunger Midwest (In-Person)

With over 500 attendees and 60 speakers for our 2021 Within Reach conference focused on SDG #2 Zero Hunger, the Deaton Institute and partners at the University of Missouri are excited to announce the 2022 iteration of Within Reach, Within Reach: No Poverty, a virtual conference that will inspire, empower, and challenge students and professionals alike to take actions to address SDG #1 No Poverty.

Our Week Together:

  • VIRTUAL April 4-6 Within Reach: No Poverty | engage in panel discussions, keynote presentations, and lively side events. To purchase a university or group package or for program sponsorship, please contact Holly Enowski at hjem9c@umsystem.edu. 




  • VIRTUAL April 6-7 Student Innovation Challenge | engage in a fun 48-hour student learning experience
  • IN COLUMBIA, MO April 8 Within Reach: Zero Hunger Midwest | morning of engaging panels and conversations, concluding with Distinguished Speaker Roger Thurow, former WSJ Correspondent