Bread for the City is seeking a Coordinator for a group of organizations and individuals working to create a food policy council in DC. Our vision is for a nourishing community in which all Washington, DC residents can enjoy a nutritious, safe, and culturally appropriate diet provided by a local, sustainable food system that fosters health, equity, interdependence, and self-reliance. This position will coordinate the formation of a robust, representative advisory body to realize this vision.
We’re looking for someone to start in early April, so please help us get the word out to your networks asap. Posting is here: http://www.breadforthecity.org/get-involved/work/now-hiring-coordinator-dc-food-system-organizing-workgroup/. Share away!
Full blog post with an update on the efforts of this group is here: http://www.breadforthecity.org/2012/03/over-a-year-later-working-towards-a-food-policy-council/.
Wanna help? You can contribute by telling your story, volunteering at a community brainstorm session, or sharing information with your neighbors, coworkers, family, and friends. Learn about these and other opportunities to take action for food justice through the DC Food For All Google Group. And please take a moment to fill out this online form to let us know how you would like to be involved: http://goo.gl/AEDkJ.