Mission

Vision: The Food Alliance envisions an equitable and healthy food system in Tulare County.

Mission: To strengthen local food systems in Tulare County through:

  • collaborative partnerships of diverse stakeholders that supports equitable and healthy food systems.
  • advocating policy changes that supports access to healthy, nutritious, and affordable food.
  • developing sustainable food system programs that supports food resource management and food security needs of children, youth, and families.
  • creating a learning community of individuals within our partner organizations by educating ourselves and one another on local food systems policy and programmatic opportunities.

We are working toward Policy, Systems and Environmental Change

Areas that can help us build a healthier local food system

1.Food Justice Resolution
2.Creating policies and networks to support community gardens

  • Neighborhood
  • School
  • Residential
  • Institutional
  • Demonstration

3.School Food Hubs.
4.Vendor and Retail permitting and incentivizing in  unincorporated areas/Food Deserts.
5.Community Kitchens.