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ELICIA CHAVEREST

Oh the Power of Networking

As I traveled the country attending agricultural conferences, seminars, and food system events, I have found there’s power in networking. What is networking? Networking is the abi...

Dawn Meader McCausland

Opening Community Facilities to Food Entrepreneurs

Communities are increasingly looking to tap the potential of existing, underutilized kitchens to support new food businesses and f...

Annalina Kazickas

FSLN plug has me thinking...

I saw this post by one of our Community Moderators, Dar Wolnik, plugging the FSLN and wanted to share with the rest of the FSLN community -- specifically, this part: I remembe...

Dar Wolnik

Proposals for Posters and Presentations for Direct Agricultural Marketing Summit Due May 3rd

The Summit will focus on “Entrepreneurship Opportunities Across ...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

Becoming A Good to Great Leader:  Discipline Always Win Results

Presently, I’m participating in the Diversity Leadership Colloqu...

Taisy Conk

Decade of Fire: An Overdue Reckoning with the Bronx’s Misrepresented History

When Vivian Vázquez asked the Bronx teens if they had heard der...

Jay Eury

Survey says, Nonprofits need more funding

The nonprofit sector is one of the (if not, *The) most resilient, collaborative, and innovative sectors in our economy... &nb...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

Enough, YES YOU ARE!!

I remember when I applied for my current position as the Assistant Director nearly four years ago like it was yesterday. With nearly fourteen years of experience working my way through ...

FSLN Admin

Welcome, FSLN Community Moderators!

Hey FSLN! We’re excited to introduce you all to five Food Systems Leadership Network members who have taken on a more ac...

FSLN Admin

Reflection Pool: “Black Girls Lunch” by Angel Mills

“Black Girls Lunch”: People of Color Must Be Protected and Encouraged to Gather Separately in the Workplace Reflect...

FSLN Admin

Resource Spotlight: Food Solutions New England

Since many of you are embarking on Food Solutions New England’s 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge this month, we...

FSLN Admin

Partner Profile: Pittsburgh Food Policy Council

Partner Profile: Pittsburgh Food Policy Council In this month’s Partner Profile, we spoke with Karlin Lamberto from the P...

Teri McKenzie

New Ventures Good Food Guide

Great funding resource from New Ventures!Good Food Funding Guide

Rebecca Fisher-McGinty

Coming Up With the 10 Keys to Collaborative Leadership in Action

I've had the pleasure of getting to know the collaborative and coo...

Annalina Kazickas

Contribute to the NAFSN 2019 Survey of Food Systems Development Practitioners!

Calling all food systems development practitioners! In case you mis...

Sandra Renner

Do you want to make a different in rural America?

Hey folks, I wanted to share that Center for Rural Affairs is hiring for multiple positions in our organization on polic...

Susan Lightfoot Schempf

Call to Action: Solidarity for Midwest Farmers

Dear FSLN members, As you likely know, the recent floods in the midwest have been absolutely devastating for farmers and ranche...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

FINDING MY TRUTH: IS SELF CARE REALLY IMPORTANT?

In the month of February, I participated in the three-part series webinar by Christina Garza, on “Organizational Wellness an...

Andrew Carberry

Mentorship: It's a 2-Way Street

Mentorship can be transformational for personal and professional growth and development, but the magic that happens through the re...

Jay Eury

FSLN Platform Highlight: Network Map

Hi Everyone. This Food System Leadership Network is now over 2,000 members strong.  Have you checked to see who's here...

Taisy Conk

Communities for Healthy Food: The Toolkit

New York City neighborhoods have long benefited from community-based organizations such as settlement houses and community develop...

Dar Wolnik

Vermont Farmers Markets Build a Measurement Culture to Benefit Farmers and Rural Places

Vermont continues to inspire and lead in how they make the work o...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

Who are the Agri-Advocates? And Why Food Safety Is Everyone Responsibility

On last week, I was selected to attend a Post- Harvest Farm Tour trave...

Rebecca Fisher-McGinty

Are you Ready for Spring "Cleaning" Power Dynamics? -- A Challenge For You

This spring, we, at Round Sky Solutions, themed our offerings aro...