Read program evaluations and reports about Oregon Food Bank's community food systems efforts.
Community Food Systems
Oregon Food Bank operates several programs focused on the root causes of hunger including nutrition and gardening education, varied points of access for emergency food, and organizing rural community food systems. Read an assessment of these programs
During a FEAST event, many connections are made and collaborative projects are initiated. Read the FEAST Network Analysis and Evaluation Report.
RARE Community Food Assessment Partnership
Since 2009, Oregon Food Bank has partnered with University of Oregon's Resource Assistance for Rural Environments (RARE) AmeriCorps program to systematically assess Oregon's rural community food systems. Read a summary report of this partnership.