Leading the Way for Food Access
Extension educators and staff are out front as leaders in engaging members of the Minnesota Food Charter Network — a statewide network that supports and fosters shared action towards healthy food access for all. A core function of the network is engaging local food networks across the state, Extension Center for Family Development provides critical leadership in building connections and strengthening capacity for these food networks.
More than 60 active and developing food networks are hard at work in Minnesota. Interested in food networks in your area? Check out our Minnesota Food Charter Network Interactive Map and click on the layers icon to see how you can get involved. Also, take a moment to watch the Minnesota Food Charter Network Video below.
Watch the Minnesota Food Charter Network video
Minnesota Food Charter Network: Engagement — This network supports and fosters shared action towards healthy food access for all, and a core function is engaging Minnesota food networks to build connections and strengthen capacity.
Minnesota Food Charter — The charter guides policymakers and community leaders in providing Minnesotans with equal access to affordable, safe, and healthy food regardless of where they live.