food justice organizations & resources

Organizations

  • Racial Equity Tools – supports people and groups who are working for inclusion, racial equity and social justice.
  • A Growing Culture – advancing a culture of farmer autonomy and agroecological innovation through outreach, advocacy, and information exchange.
  • Food First – works to end the injustices that cause hunger through research, education and action.
  • Civil Eats – a daily news source for critical thought about the American food system. We publish stories that shift the conversation around sustainable agriculture in an effort to build economically and socially just communities.
  • Women, Food & Agriculture Network – engage women in building an ecological and just food and agricultural system through individual and community power. 

Farms

  • Soul Fire Farm – a BIPOC-centered community farm committed to ending racism and injustice in the food system.
  • Black Urban Growers – an organization committed to building networks and community support for growers in both urban and rural settings.
  • Ron Finley: The Gangster Gardener – an artist, designer & gardener, based in Los Angeles.
  • Sylvanaqua Farm – out to democratize food and agriculture in the DC region.

Resources