Shop #MoCoMade this Holiday Season!

Looking for the perfect present for your chocoholic best friend, a locally made bottle of wine to gift to a holiday party host, or a stocking stuffer for the foodie in your life? Look no further than the Montgomery County Food and Beverage Guide! Featuring over 60 locally made food and beverage products and MoCo farms, the 2018-2019 Food and Beverage Guide offers plenty of holiday gift ideas! Support local food businesses and give #MoCoMade this holiday season! Also, visit the Montgomery County ...
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Food Council Currently Accepting Applications for our Board of Directors

The Food Council is currently seeking Board of Directors candidates who are committed to improving the Montgomery County food system and live, work, or have a strong interest/investment in Montgomery County. The Food Council is committed to building a culturally diverse Council and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the Montgomery County Food Council is governed by a Board of Directors responsible for the control and managemen...
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Meet Our Council Member: Bruce Baker

Each of our 25 Council Members hold important roles in the Montgomery County food system. These roles range from food assistance work, to running a composting business, to farming, and their work significantly impacts and improves the Montgomery County community. Bruce Baker, who became a Food Council member in January 2018, is the founder of Community Health and Empowerment through Education and Research (CHEER). CHEER works specifically in the Takoma Park/Long Branch area to address heal...
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The Food Council is Hiring a Food Economy Intern!

Food Economy Working Group
The Food Council is currently seeking a self-motivated, skilled, and goal-oriented Food Economy Intern to assist staff with responsibilities related to Food Is Opportunity, an event that will be held on February 12, 2019 at Universities of Shady Grove (USG), as well as contributing towards other Food Council work. This is a primarily work-from-home internship with occasional travel to meeting and event sites within Montgomery County, MD. The intern must commit to working through Food Is Oppor...
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