After a year of distance and divides, this annual report focuses on the opportunities we created for connection across the network of food councils.
Eight food councils and more than 50 people shared updates and ideas at the Western Regional Gathering.
Seventeen food councils were awarded micro-grants for capacity building projects and programming.
The four food councils in the Triangle region swap stories and discuss potential collaboration.
Seven food councils across NC and SC share updates and practice story-telling.
View the 2017 NC Food Council Accomplishments Honeycomb and our 2017 Annual Report.
We captured some of the many accomplishments that NC food councils achieved in 2016.
Touring a food processing facility, mapping supply chain assets, developing regional priorities, and building cross-county relationships were all part of this Northeast NC gathering.
Nearly 50 people took part in story-telling practice, regional visioning, economic development tools, and a brief history of agriculture in Orange County at the Triangle Gathering.
Economic development and collaboration within a regional context were the focus for nearly 60 people who attended a Triad Gathering to build relationships across counties and sectors.