The Cabarrus County Farm & Food Council (CCFFC) will host the first-ever Charlotte Regional Food Council Gathering at their upcoming general meeting on March 10, 2016 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the CC Government Center in Concord. Prior and current food council members across the Charlotte area as well as potential new members are invited to participate in this important forum. The form is designed to:
- Nurture relationships among community leaders transforming food systems in the region.
- Assess strengths, opportunities, and challenges for food councils in the region.
- Identify common goals and strategies to move regional food system work forward.
- Share resources, tools, and technologies.
A light fare of local food will be provided. Reservations are required.
Additional sponsors include Community Food Strategies, Local Food Council of North Carolina, and the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association.