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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Why do I participate in the food council?

Warren County Local Foods Promotion Council members share their vision and experience to engage community.

Working Across Silos to Bring Fresh Food to Food Pantries

Durham Farm & Food Network action circles partner to connect gardeners and farmers directly with food pantries.

Local Food Councils Tackle Hunger and Food Access Issues in North Carolina

Eleven local food councils advocate for maintaining SNAP funding and program structure in the 2018 farm bill.

What does an equitable food system look like in your community?

Attendees at the Statewide Food Council Gathering in North Carolina in December of 2017 shared these responses to the above question. This video and compilation of responses is part of Community Food Strategies work to create a shared language about…

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What did we achieve in 2017?

View the 2017 NC Food Council Accomplishments Honeycomb and our 2017 Annual Report.

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Building Capacity at the 2017 NC Statewide Food Council Gathering

Nearly 180 people attended to sharpen skills, share resources, build momentum, and foster a collaborative community.

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