The Multnomah Food Initiative is an innovative partnership between community organizations, businesses, and local governments to promote a more sustainable, equitable and healthy local food system. Read about the start of the Multnomah Food Initiative in this Oregonian Article

The goal of the Multnomah Food Initiative is to develop a shared community vision, collaborative food system goals, and a 15-year action plan that will:

1.      Increase viable local options in our food system

2.      Make the healthy choice an easier choice for all

3.      Build systemic justice, health, and food security

4.      Promote a thriving local economy

This timeline of the Multnomah Food Initiative shows that we are in Phase 4, Implementing the Multnomah Food Action Plan.