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Share and receive news of upcoming meetings, events, and opportunities for involvement, as well as food-related updates from around Franklin County! 

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Join us each month as we convene stakeholders from around the food system to learn, connect, and build. 

All are invited to attend our monthly Food Council meetings and networking happy hours, which are hosted every third Wednesday of the month from 4:30-6pm. Networking events take place quarterly and rotate around the city, and all other meetings are held at Columbus Public Health (240 Parsons Ave) in the auditorium.

Miss a meeting? All of our presentations, notes, and agendas can be found online

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Teams & Committees

Get involved with a strategy team: 

These teams work to support our mission as well as our role with the Local Food Action Plan. Notes and materials for each team can be accessed via Google Drive by clicking the links above, and if you want to get more involved just email us at

Apply for the Steering Committee: 

Members of our Steering Committee are responsible for establishing and executing the strategic direction and priorities of the Food Council, in addition to supporting organizational function through business and governance decision-making. 

All Steering Committee members must live, work, or be otherwise invested in Franklin County and have strong food system interest or expertise.

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Connect with us on social media for updates on food system issues as well as local events.

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Learn about our local food system and have conversations with your friends and family. There's no better way to make an impact than to become an active advocate yourself. 

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The Franklin County Local Food Council is run entirely by volunteers.

Get in touch to find out how you can further our mission to expand, strengthen, and maintain resilient local food systems in Franklin County.

We appreciate your support!