The Status of Low-Income Seniors in Eugene, Oregon

The Status of Low-Income Seniors in Eugene, Oregon shares results and analysis of a survey designed to better understand the state of hunger and poverty among low-income seniors in Eugene so that service providers can address the problems, and craft … Read more

Food Policy Councils: Practice and Possibility

Food Policy Councils: Practice and Possibility reports on the role of Food Policy Councils in the Community Food Security movement, which build and support partnerships among anti-hunger, sustainable agriculture, nutrition, and private sector stakeholders to create hunger-free communities.

Jennifer Woodworth

8th Class, 2001-2002 Field Placement: FOOD for Lane County (Eugene, OR) Jennifer researched and compiled a report with recommendations for implementing local food policy councils.  She also collaborated with advocates state-wide to streamline the Food Stamp application process and visited … Read more

Justin Weinstein-Tull

9th Class, 2002-2003 Field Placement:  FOOD for Lane County (Eugene, OR) Justin created models for community needs assessments, in order to identify where the need was greatest in Lane County, Oregon.  He also identified models for needs assessments within FFLC. … Read more

Sarah Borron

9th Class, 2002-2003 Field Placement: FOOD for Lane County (Eugene, OR) Sarah researched best practices for creation and implementation of food policy councils and made recommendations for the development of a Council in Lane County.  This report, as well as … Read more