Join us in Action!

MFJN works to advance racial equity in all aspects of the food system. ¬†Established and emerging action teams are listed below. We also have opportunities to support network building through the Sustainability and Engagement teams. You can fill out the interest form if you’d like to join us in action!

Established & Emerging MFJN Action Teams:

Community Food Distribution

Cross Campus Food Access Coalition

Culinary Workforce Development

Eastside Table

Food is Medicine

Food and Farm Entrepreneurs

GROWS (Growing Resilience On the West Side of St. Paul)

Northside Fresh

Policy Action Team

Coming together across varied perspectives to identify the most meaningful policy solutions to advance food justice.

Prepared Meals

Equitably providing prepared meals to meet community needs and preferences through collaboration and open communication to avoid duplication of efforts across orgs.

Youth Action Team

Urban Agriculture & Land Access

The Common Table (MN State Fair) – new for 2024!

Expanding and enhancing the food justice legacy of The Common table exhibit by tying all the current elements together and highlighting the systemic nature of what goes into eating food. This includes making a more explicit connection to equity; highlighting our common experiences of food; and connections between urban and rural food systems. **Currently seeking volunteers! Fill out the Interest form to connect.**