Please come out to support high school and college students as they explore food policy through an expression of poetry. There will be a live poetry production, a DJ, a photo exhibition and food! The event is hosted by CEFS' Food Youth Initiative and the NC 10% Campaign's Local Food Ambassador program. The hosts are a [...]
Even though it is only 7 a.m., the conference center is buzzing with activity. Representatives from food councils across North Carolina have called an impromptu meeting to discuss a response to federal budget cuts which threaten funding for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, the largest program in the domestic hunger safety net.
This position offers work providing administrative and communications support to the statewide Local Food Council of North Carolina.
Partnerships to Elevate Local Food Policy: Community Food Strategies, Plate of the Union and Local Food Councils
Community Food Strategies is embarking on a new collaborative partnership this fall with Plate of the Union, Carolina Farm Stewardship Association, and local food councils in Alamance, Durham, and Mecklenberg Counties to bring greater awareness of food and farm issues at local, regional, and national levels.