Looking to support work towards more equitable and sustainable food systems here in Ithaca? The Youth Farm Project and Healthy Food for All are non-profits that are doing important work in our food community. Consider making a tax deductible donation. Visit their respective websites to make your donation now.
"Our mission is to empower youth from diverse social and economic backgrounds as integral participants in building equitable local food communities.
YFP is dedicated to healing our food system through an anti-racist organizing lens by bringing together youth from diverse backgrounds to explore environmental and social injustice within the food system." from http://www.youthfarmproject.org
"Healthy Food For All (HFFA) is a non-profit program of Cornell Cooperative Extension Tompkins County in partnership with local farms. Since 2006 we’ve been making fresh, quality produce accessible to low-income families through Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) shares and educational resources. Now ending nutritional hunger for close to 200 families, HFFA is recognized as one of our region’s leading community food security programs." from http://www.healthyfoodforall.org