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Food Commons Fresno is recruiting local talent

Opportunities Immediately Available

The Food Commons Fresno project is launching a vertically integrated, community-owned and operated enterprise to produce and deliver locally grown fruits and vegetables to residents in the Fresno region. The project is the first prototype of the Food Commons initiative, which is bringing national resources and expertise to bear on the creation in Fresno of an innovative, values-based model for operating, financing, ownership and governance of regional food production assets and infrastructure.

We are currently seeking independent contractors to fill the roles described below beginning immediately. (more…)

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I knew a couple of other groups that were working with TCI, and had heard that TCI had a personal approach and experience working with government grants. We also wanted a fiscal sponsor where fiscal sponsorship is the primary focus so that we would be a priority.

Steve Schwartz, Executive Director, Interfaith Sustainable Food Collaborative