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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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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Teri McKenzie

New Ventures Good Food Guide

Great funding resource from New Ventures!Good Food Funding Guide

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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...

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Annalina Kazickas

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

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

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Dawn Meader McCausland

Request for Proposals for 2019 Community Food Systems Conference

New Entry Sustainable Farming Project and Georgia Farmers Market Assoc...

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FSLN Admin

Reflection Pool: Striking and Growing as Community Engagement with Brenda Rodriguez

Striking and Growing as Community Engagement Eight years ago, I sta...

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FSLN Admin

Partner Profile: Liberty's Kitchen

Today is Mardi Gras! In honor of the celebrations, we spoke with New Orleans-based Liberty’s Kitchen, a seriously awesome or...

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FSLN Admin

Resource Spotlight: New Venture Advisors

This month we spoke with Kathy Nyquist, the Founder and Principal of New Venture Advisors LLC, to learn more about how NVA support...