We’re hosting these webinar watch parties to encourage more dialogue after these events.
Triangle Regional Food Council Gathering Please RSVP here by May 3rd. May 10th Chapel Hill, NC Days Hours Minutes Seconds You’re invited to the Triangle Regional Food Network Gathering on May 10th. Dinner will be provided. This event will be a mixture of story-telling, information sharing, networking, and regional goal-setting for local farm and food […]
Triad Food Network Gathering Please RSVP here by April 28th. Monday, May 2nd Triad region Days Hours Minutes Seconds Stay tuned for more information on speakers and the schedule! We would like to invite all food council members and local food advocates to attend a free Regional Food Network Gathering for the Triad region on Monday, May […]
Charlotte Area Regional Gathering About Resource Transform Food System Council Happenings Developing Regional Indicators Raw RBA Data Google DOC How We Could Make Greater Impact Potential Next Steps Summary Report PDF Transform Food System The Charlotte Area Regional Food Council gathering began with sharing good food and good company, a regular priority for Cabarrus County […]
Attendees learned how to strengthen community involvement, explored council structures, learned how to engage with local governments from keynote speaker, Dr. Samina Raja, and began developing regional priorities at this year’s Feast Down East conference.
Nearly 100 gathered to spend the day collectively building a regional identity and regional priorities for food and farm initiatives with the recent release of the Appalachian Foodshed Project WNC Community Food Insecurity Assessment.
Network Weaving in Davidson County by Jared Cates, Community Mobilizer at the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association Thomasville, NC Grace and Cary Kanoy have been making themselves known in their community in Thomasville, NC. They’ve joined many local boards, they’re leading an effort to develop a food council, and Grace recently gave an address at the annual State of […]
Engage Communities with Councils: Q&A About Resource Editor’s Note Are there examples of commercial grocers being involved in food councils? How do we begin bringing different food groups together to be more productive? How do you encourage people in various regions to engage in a group? What are some suggestions on getting more engagement for […]