Food Policy Council
To create a local, equitable, and sustainable food system based on regional agriculture that fosters the local economy and provides healthy affordable food for all people living in Richmond.
The Richmond Food Policy Council meets every 3rd Monday of the month from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Richmond Community Foundation.
Next Food Policy Council Meeting:
Monday, October 21, 2013
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Richmond Community Foundation
1014 Florida Ave, 2nd Floor Community Room
Richmond, CA 94804
Want to help improve the food system in Richmond? Join a Food Policy Council Sub-Committee:
- Richmond Food Mapping Project
- Richmond and West County Food Policy Scan
- Food Justice Advocacy
- Food Justice Film Series
The Richmond Food Policy Council was started in collaboration with the Office of the Mayor, Amahra Hicks and Urban Tilth. Today the Richmond Food Policy Council has over 30 members from a wide variety of community organizations, government agencies and individual community members.
Currently the Richmond Food Policy Council is co-chaired by Tanya Rovira of the Contra Costa County Health Department and Doria Robinson, Executive Director of Urban Tilth.
THANK YOU to the Richmond Community Foundation for their generous support of this project since its’ inception in December 2011. We could not grow, gaining the momentum necessary for change, without your support!