Food Tank’s Inaugural Seattle Summit is just a couple of weeks away, and we’re excited to connect and collaborate with our members and member organizations in the Pacific Northwest. The region is home to an array of groups working to grow nutritious food, reduce hunger, and promote sustainability, including nonprofits, foundations, university centers, and more!

The Summit, titled “Growing Food Policy,” will be held in partnership with the Environmental Working Group, Food Action, Garden-Raised Bounty (GRuB), the Natural Resources Defense Council, and Seattle University’s Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability on March 17, 2018.

Leading up to the Summit, Food Tank is highlighting 34 organizations to watch in and around Seattle, Washington:

  1. 21 Acres Center for Local Food and Sustainable Living
  2. Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability at Seattle University (CEJS)
  3. City Fruit
  4. Community Alliance For Global Justice (CAGJ)
  5. Community to Community Development
  6. edibleSEATTLE
  7. Familias Unidas por la Justicia
  8. FareStart
  9. Fields Oceans Ranches Kitchens Stewards (FORKS)
  10. Food Empowerment Education and Sustainability Team (FEEST)
  11. Food Lifeline
  12. Garden-Raised Bounty (GRuB)
  13. Got Green
  14. Grist
  15.  Landesa
  16. Northwest Agriculture Business Center (NABC)
  17. Northwest Harvest
  18. Organic Seed Alliance (OSA)
  19. Oxbow Farm and Conservation Center
  20. P-Patch Community Gardening Program
  21. PCC Farmland Trust
  22. Pike Place Market
  23. Puget Sound Food Hub
  24. Readers to Eaters
  25. Seattle Farmers Market Association
  26. Slow Food Seattle
  27. Sustainable Seattle
  28. The Beecher’s Foundation
  29. The Bread Lab at Washington State University
  30. The Non-GMO Project
  31. Tilth Alliance
  32. Viva Farms
  33. Washington Food Coalition (WFC)
  34. Washington Young Farmers’ Coalition

Find out more about each of these Seattle based organizations by Miranda Carver Martin at Food Tank