News  |  November 15, 2016

Food Access Summit



 2016 Central MN Food Access Summit


Join us on Thursday, December 15, 2016, from 8:30am to 3:00pm for the 2016 Central MN Food Access Summit at Central Lakes College in Staples.  The Food Access Summit is bringing together community members from across the region to provide an opportunity to: discuss and learn about food access issues facing area residents, share and learn about available resources to help address these issues, and make connections to help find solutions.


Register for the Central Minnesota Food Access Summit at To register click here. The registration fee is $20, which includes welcome reception and refreshment breaks, lunch, access to all sessions and a tote bag.  A limited number of need-based scholarships are available.  To learn more or to apply for a scholarship, please contact us.  For more information on the Food Access Summit, visit the event website or contact Jamie Stowell at 320‐632‐0363.


The 2016 Central MN Food Access Summit is a collaborative effort of the Central Region Food Access Network (CRFAN).  Event organizers and hosts include Cass County LiveHealthy, Morrison, Todd and Wadena Health4Life, Central Lakes College, AgCentric, University of Minnesota Extension and the Statewide Health Improvement Program.


Source: Molly Zins, UM Central Regional Sustainable Development Partnership, U of M Extension Regional Office, Brainerd, MN (218)828-2332 or [email protected]