Community Food Project York 1.23.14

Community Food Project: Public meeting presented by the York County Food Alliance


York, Pennsylvania – Healthy food, healthy people, healthy economy

WHO: York County Food Alliance

WHAT: The public and media are invited to attend the first general meeting of the YorkCounty Food Alliance. The meeting is free – no registration required.

The purpose of the meeting is to:

  • Showcase organizations and initiatives that currently support local farming and promote access to fresh and healthy food options for York County residents.
  • Introduce the York County Food Alliance’s recommendations for creating a healthy community where everyone has access tofood produced in ways that protect and strengthen our environment and local economy.
  • Provide the community with an opportunity to provide feedback and network in small groups that address: Agricultural Advocacy, Community and School Gardens, Farm-to-Institution, Healthy Food Environment and Healthy Food Access.

WHEN: Thursday, January 23, 2014 from 6pm to 8pm (additional networking to follow)

WHERE: York Jewish Community Center, 2000 Hollywood Drive, York, PA 17403