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Urban Farm Alliance

We are a coalition of organizations dedicated to sharing resources to create more resilient communities.  https://alliance.farm/

We are a coalition of organizations dedicated to sharing resources to create more resilient communities. https://alliance.farm/


“Let food be thy medicine and medicine thy food” ~ Hippocrates

“Let food be thy medicine and medicine thy food” ~ Hippocrates

Collaboration In Action

We are building a coalition to revolutionize the role of gardens in communities - not only as a training ground for food access and education but as an economic bridge to bring food dollars back into our LA neighborhoods.  This coalition builds on this prior investment and commits to share resources - in South LA and other communities - to strengthen our capacity to create culturally relevant, equitable, and sustainable food system changes, one neighborhood at a time.

Goals

To build an economic bridge from community gardens across LA, to share resources and create more resilient communities.

We are partnering to change the face of philanthropy and invest in our local communities together to create dialogue and share cultural traditions through food.

Health

Health of Individuals by consuming nutrient-dense food that can prevent or reverse chronic disease

Health of Communities by creating skill and business models that allow food to be grown in the community, by the community for the community

Health of Planet by growing food in the most water/energy efficient ways possible

Education

The demand for ag tech will continue to grow & how can we start teaching these skills at high school to community college level.  The specific skills that the world needs now  That’s specifically what we bring to the table including certification programming.

Opportunity

It’s about jobs and directing people on a specific pathway to get one.  What we envision is that we implement those technologies that will create a hub.  A paid workforce development program.  

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