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June 29, Inclusive Food Systems at Scale

June 29, Inclusive Food Systems at Scale

Metro D.C. as Model for Community + Market: A dynamic conversation on how D.C. and the metro area can be leaders in developing sustainable local and regional food systems. Wednesday, June 29th, 6:30 pm at Impact Hub DC, 419 7th Street NW, 3rd Floor, Washington, DC.
July 5, Chesapeake Foodshed Network Coffee Talk

July 5, Chesapeake Foodshed Network Coffee Talk

Enterprising Nonprofits-  How to Accelerate Revenue and Impact Tuesday, July 5 1:00-2:00pm
August 2, Chesapeake Foodshed Network Coffee Talk

August 2, Chesapeake Foodshed Network Coffee Talk

Navigating a Treacherous Landscape: A Practitioner’s Guide to GAP Food Safety Certification & The Food Safety Modernization Act Tuesday, August 2 1:00-2:00pm
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Community Food Access Assessment 2015

Food Literacy Advocacy Listserv

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Food Recovery
Claudia Rios Phelps, Family Services Inc. “Participating in Food Council efforts, and partnering with member organizations, has given us the ability to further help our clients fight food insecurity.”
Amanda Buczynski, Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future
Amanda Buczynski, Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future
"It has been great to put our Healthy Food Availability Index and mapping resources into practice in regions beyond Baltimore City."
Jenna Umbriac, Manna Food Center
Jenna Umbriac, Manna Food Center
“If we are coordinated enough to recruit enough people who care, we could make a big impact on Montgomery County’s food system.”
Elizabeth Hubley, Co-Chair, Food Literacy Working Group Holistic Health Coach, Siena Wellness
Elizabeth Hubley, Holistic Health Coach, Siena Wellness
"Our recent public meeting brought over 50 people to discuss healthy eating initiatives for children and featured 12 local organizations doing this important work."
Sophia Maroon, Food Economy Working Group Founder, Dress It Up Dressing & CEO, SoFine Food
Sophia Maroon, Dress it Up Dressing and SoFine Foods
"Our food system - especially as it directly affects families, children, health, education, healthcare - is a major economic driver in the region equal with tech and biotech."
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