Sustainable Food Activism & Education

Would you like to get involved?  There are so many ways! Community gardens, food insecurity, food waste, growing, sharing and preserving food, promoting local food and organic growing methods. A community is sustainable if all members’ basic needs are met in ways that support the health of the Earth and the people on it. 

 

Backpack Program Provide food for hungry children through their schools

The Big Garden Cultivate food security by developing community gardens and education 

City Sprouts Empower the community to sustainably grow & eat healthy, local foods

Cross Training Center Solutions to poverty through work

Hunger Free Heartland Collaborate to implement solutions to end childhood hunger

Iowa Food Systems Council Cultivate just and diverse food systems

Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture Research and education center to support agriculture

Nebraska Sustainable Agriculture Society Promote sustainable agriculture, rural and urban

No More Empty Pots Community collaboration for food security and sustainability

Omaha Permaculture Foster community through sustainable land stewardship

PLUS Snacks Provides food for hungry children through their school, focus on healthy snacks

Raise the Roots Promote sustainability through local food, live music & community

RegeNErate Nebraska Farmers & citizens improving local control over food production & distribution

Saving Grace Perishable food rescue and delivery

Slow Food Nebraska Good clean fair eating in the midwest

Table Grace Cafe Everyone regardless of economic status, deserves the chance to eat a nice meal

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