Just Food empowers and supports community leaders to advocate for and increase access to healthy, locally-grown food, especially in underserved NYC neighborhoods.
Each year, nearly a quarter million New Yorkers access fresh food in their neighborhood through Just Food's network of community food projects.
Rutgers Church CSA,
One Year Out
After a vacation where the house his family rented included a vegetable share, Dave Mammen, Church Administrator at Rutgers Presbyterian Church, became hooked on the concept of Community Supported Agriculture (CSA). He dreamed of bringing it to his Upper West Side community. Soon after, Mike Fonseca, new to the neighborhood and unable to squeeze into existing CSAs, reached out to Dave about starting one.
Read the rest of the Rutgers Church CSA Story here.