Community Food Strategies

Category: Success Stories


Why do I participate in the food council?

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

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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.

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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.

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The Power of a Conversation

The Greater High Point Food Alliance focuses on community engagement to alleviate food insecurity.

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The Listening Project Propels Toe River Food Security Network

The use of empathetic listening techniques began to build relationships of trust for future community organizing.

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Connecting with Community – new video and toolkit released

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

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A Funding Mechanism to Spark the Local Food Economy

How Cabarrus County used present-use value tax income to support their Agricultural Economy

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Talking All Things Food with 2016 Candidates

Convening local government and the community to talk about food and farming.

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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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Strengthening the food and farm community in Char-Meck

A collection of successes, impact, and partnerships within the community.

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