What is a Food Council?

Community-based coalitions: Who, why, and where?

Phases of Council Development

A progression in stages unique to each community.

NC Local Food Councils

A growing network of councils across North Carolina.

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Connecting with Community – new video and toolkit released

New resources highlighting three food council experiences with hosting public forums.

Piedmont Triad holds regional food council gathering

Regular meetings help food councils stay connected, share discoveries, and explore regional collaborations.

New Local Food Council Members Join LFCNC

Three new members join the Local Food Council of NC to represent the western, central, and eastern parts of the state.

Statewide Food Council Gathering

This two-day gathering is for all food council members, partners, and advocates to learn, share, and network.

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2016 NC Food Council Accomplishments

We captured some of the many accomplishments that NC food councils achieved in 2016.

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Plate of the Union food truck

Partnerships to elevate local food policy – Community Food Strategies, Plate of the Union and local food councils

Four food councils hosted Candidate Meet & Greet Events, talking all things food and farming with current and future elected officials.

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