Our mission is to collaborate with representatives of all aspects of Tarrant County's food system to catalyze creative solutions for ensuring equitable access to sufficient, nutritious, and culturally appropriate foods, and to advocate for local food policies that support this goal.
What Everyone Needs to Know About Local Food Resources
the food system
Knowing where to go for help with food when you need it can be a challenge. The current outbreak of COVID-19 makes finding help all the more difficult. We've created a page to link you to the most up-to-date information on food assistance and other resources in our community.
Our working groups are actively pursuing changes to local ordinances, promoting existing resources, and developing new ways to support businesses and organizations to achieve a bright and healthy future for Tarrant County.
We are a coalition of citizens, organizations, government and business leaders concerned for the health of our community. We work to bring together all parts of the local food system to find solutions to current food issues at the local level.
We take a systems approach to making change in our community. That means we're looking at issues from how and where our food is produced, to where it can be accessed, to what happens to waste and everything in between.
It's a big job and change doesn't come quickly, but we're going to keep working until everyone has access to healthy food.
Who We Are
Community Members Solving Problems with Access to Healthy Food
All individuals interested in joining TCFPC are welcome. We recommend visiting one of our Coffee Chats or Happy Hours to visit with a board member and learn more about current efforts. Working groups and our bi-monthly networking meetings are also open to the public.
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