Its bigger than food.
Its about relationships, community, and enjoying the the journey along the way to collectively create what we believe is possible. Sustainable, equitable ventures organically emerge by acknowledging community voices, staying committed to innovation while having a deep respect for the environment.
What does deep collaboration look like?
The Gleanery- Putney, Vermont
A farm first, closed loop restaurant built by the community for people to come together around food. www.thegleanery.com
Loiter- East Cleveland, Ohio
An ecosystem of community owned enterprises addressing the needs of the habitually excluded through enterprise based activism.
Nubian Markets- Boston, Massachusetts
Opening spring 2022. A fun, thoughtfully curated market, café and gathering space celebrating
The African diaspora, through food.
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