Meet our Member Hubs
These organizations make our work possible
Dreaming Out Loud is rebuilding urban, community-based food systems through cooperative social enterprise and by increasing access to healthy food, improving community health, supporting entrepreneurs and cooperatives from low-income communities. Dreaming Out Loud joined EFC in 2020.
GrowFood taps into the existing assets of small-scale agriculture to help create a stronger rural economy, spurring job creation, and building capacity in rural communities by connecting farm businesses to the thriving local food movement. GrowFood Carolina joined EFC in 2020.
The Local Environmental Agriculture Project Inc. (LEAP) is a Roanoke-based 501(c)3 non-profit organization that nurtures healthy communities and resilient local food systems by connecting local farmers, food producers, culinary entrepreneurs and community members. LEAP joined EFC in 2020.
Turnrow partners with producers, co-ops and food hubs throughout West Virginia to ensure that fresh quality food is distributed quickly and efficiently to buyers that value the grit, dedication, and craft required to farm in the Appalachian mountains. Turnrow joined EFC in 2020.