04/2021

Maine Farmland Trust

To help Maine farmers realize the significant economic opportunities offered by scaling up to reach wholesale markets.

Regional Food Systems

$25,000
04/2021

The Carrot Project

To build the Agricultural Viability Alliance into a network for farm and food business technical assistance practitioners across our region that can address shared challenges, facilitate more uniform high-quality TA provision, and more effectively share and expand limited resources.

Regional Food Systems

$25,000
04/2021

Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund

To support Vermont Farm to Plate, which will increase sustainable economic development and create jobs in Vermont’s food and farm sector; and improve access to healthy, local food for all Vermonters.

Regional Food Systems

$75,000
04/2021

Massachusetts Food System Collaborative

To achieve a more equitable and sustainable food system for Massachusetts by promoting, monitoring, and facilitating implementation of the Massachusetts Local Food Action Plan.

Regional Food Systems

$35,000
12/2020

Massachusetts Farm to School

To support the development of a clearly articulated school food vision for Massachusetts and to coordinate, grow, and strengthen a statewide coalition advocating for the vision.

Regional Food Systems

$27,000
12/2020

Cooperative Development Institute

To support New American farmers and food businesses in Maine and the Connecticut River Valley; and to raise the profile of cooperative ownership in the regional food system.

Regional Food Systems

$30,000
12/2020

Migrant Justice

To transform the dairy industry through worker-driven social responsibility that compels dairy brands to ensure respect for human rights in their supply chains.

Regional Food Systems

$50,000
12/2020

Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group

To cultivate an equitable, just, and sustainable food system for all.

Regional Food Systems

$42,000
12/2020

Red Tomato

To focus on organizational development and two key programs: Bypass and the Eco Program.

Regional Food Systems

$45,000
12/2020

CommonWealth Kitchen

To create a reliable sales channel for locally sourced and locally produced food into institutions and pursue other paths for building a just, sustainable regional food economy.

Regional Food Systems

$65,000