Roles and next steps determined

After a successful convening of local agencies, the Berkeley Food Network team has determined the next steps and roles. Next steps include creating a formal membership structure, the initiation of training sessions for members, and establishing network-level services.

The primary roles for the Berkeley Food Network will be

  • To be a leader for collaboration among all member agencies
  • To coordinate network-level services, including a possible food hub and/or mobile pantry
  • To promote awareness and pursue advocacy
  • To conduct research about food insecurity in Berkeley and best practices in food insecurity work and disseminate findings to the network

A more public announcement will be made soon.