Nelsonville Community Garden's Picnic Table! Javi poses after laying the first garden path Interns using the hydraulic post hole digger A Snapshot of The New Garden

Community Food Initiatives

Org #44399
Vetted since 2017 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1992
year founded
$10,474
raised on GlobalGiving
9
months fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Community Food Initiatives (CFI) is a 25 year-old organization serving families and individuals in Appalachia Ohio. The mission of CFI is to ensure everyone has equal access to healthy, local food. CFI's vision is a resilient region in which everyone in our community has access to an equitable, inclusive, and thriving local food system. As a membership-based social benefit organization founded in 1992, Community Food Initiatives is deeply connected to the region. CFI is a long-serving team player within the local food system, as we believe that we benefit when others succeed, because that is how community works. CFI is the only organization in the area routinely donating thousands of ... read more

Projects (2)

Feed Families in Appalachian Ohio
United States / Hunger
 
Project Leaders
Katie Conlon
Katie Conlon
Mary Nally
Mary Nally
Caitlin Garrity
Caitlin Garrity
Team
Mary Nally
Organization Information
https://communityfoodinitiativesorg.presencehost.net/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
94 Columbus Road
Athens, OH 45701
United States
7405935971

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 7276832857
Organization Information
https://communityfoodinitiativesorg.presencehost.net/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
94 Columbus Road
Athens, OH 45701
United States
7405935971

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 7276832857

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Jul 31, 2018
Making a garden out of a parking lot...
“It has been a long, hard process,” says Javi Devia, ComCorps member at CFI, “the change is happening slowly but surely.”  The site for the new Nelsonville Community...
May 24, 2018
As the Donation Station Enters it's Busy Season...
Summer is almost here, and that means the Donation Station at CFI has gotten a lot busier since we last checked in with them. So far this year, we have distributed 15,000 pounds of local produce and...
Feb 23, 2018
90,000 Pounds of Local Food Distributed in 2017
“When you’re hungry, you can’t think, you can’t work, you can’t do anything,” said CFI Board Member and Athens County farmer Rick Vest. Rick is one of many local...
 
WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.