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  • May 23

    Advocacy Campaign Organizing, pt. 2: Michigan Local Food Council Network

    May 23, 2022 2:00PM – 3:30PM Zoom

    Part 2 of this event series will focus on organizing action and feature organizers of the Detroit Black Farmer Land Fund, Washtenaw County Black Farmers Fund, and West Michigan BIPOC Farmer Land Fund for panel discussion.

  • Jun 1

    MLFCN Learning Cohort: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

    June 1, 2022 Monthly meetings, approximately 1.5-2 hours long Virtual

    The Michigan Local Food Council Network's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) learning cohort will come together around the topic of “equitable participation,” drawing upon community knowledge to shift change in an inequitable system.

  • Jun 1

    MLFCN Learning Cohort: Policy Advocacy

    June 1, 2022 – December 23, 2022 Virtual

    The Michigan Local Food Council Network's Policy Advocacy Learning Cohort will cultivate organizing skills in the development of an advocacy campaign and local advocacy network.

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