Launched by Food Tank and the James Beard Foundation, the first annual Good Food Org Guide identifies and celebrates more than five hundred U.S.-based groups including four from Delaware who are cultivating a better food system.
The Delaware Center for Horticulture is a community organization promoting gardening and conservation in many low-income Delaware neighborhoods through the development of community gardens, parks, and other public spaces.
Delaware Future Farmers of America Association is the local chapter of a national organization dedicated to helping young people find success through agriscience education. High school aged youth members learn about agriculture through classroom education and hands-on experience while developing leadership potential and future career skills.
The Food Bank of Delaware contributes to feeding programs while using food service education and hunger advocacy to promote long-term solutions. The food bank also partners with local grocery stores to run a food recovery program that provides fresh produce to its clients.
The Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association of Delaware encourages improvement in the production and marketing of fruits and vegetables throughout the state of Delaware. The association seeks to educate state residents about the health benefits of fruit and vegetable consumption and supports nutrition programs aimed at providing increased access to fruits and vegetables to children.