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Resource Spotlight: National Good Food Network

In this month's Resource Spotlight, we speak with Jeff Farbman of the Wallace Center to learn more about the resources availab...

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Partner Profile: Detroit Food Policy Council

In this month’s Partner Profile we hear from Winona Bynum, the Executive Director of the Detroit Food Policy Council, about ...

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Andrew Carberry

Hiring for a Program Associate Position at the Wallace Center

The Wallace Center’s Resilient Agriculture & Ecosystems (RAE...

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ELICIA CHAVEREST

2018 Farm Bill: Funding Opportunities for Educators, Community Leaders and Farmers

The 2018 Farm Bill have included quite a few grants available for farm...

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Tracy Lerman

NESAWG 2019 Conference Call for Proposals Closes June 8th!

26th Annual It Takes a Region Conference Call for Proposals Share your work at this year’s 26th Annual ...

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Elly Brown

Hiring for Senior Policy Associate Role at San Diego Food System Alliance

We are seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Policy Associate...

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Sandra Renner

Center for Rural Affairs is hiring

Hi Food Systems Leadership Network friends! I wanted to share these current open positions at Center for Rural Affairs, specifi...

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Annalina Kazickas

Join us for the Second Annual Digital Meet Up!

Calling all network members: join us for the second annual FSLN Digital Meet Up! On May 21 at 2pm Central we'll be hosting ...

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Catarina Rivera

Join a social impact travel experience to Puerto Rico this June with a #foodsovereignty theme!

Do you enjoy learning in context? Do you love to travel? Do you desire...

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Annalina Kazickas

May's Coffee Chat on Volunteer Engagement

It goes without saying that there are bunch of organizations out there that engage volunteers on a regular basis. Volunteers can b...

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ELICIA CHAVEREST

EXPOSURE TO THE FOOD SYSTEM: Farm Field Days maybe the Missing Link

As a child, I absolutely loved the great outdoors especially playing i...

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Reflection Pool: Connecting to Farms, Land and People by Chelsea Frisbee

Connecting to Farms, Land and People Chelsea Frisbee, Intervale Cen...

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Partner Profile: Sustainable Food Center

In this Partner Profile, we head down to Austin, Texas to speak with members of the Sustainable Food Center – a few of whom ...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Dar Wolnik

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

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

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ELICIA CHAVEREST

Becoming A Good to Great Leader:  Discipline Always Win Results

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

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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...

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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...

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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 ...

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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...

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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...

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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...