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We surveyed 35 farms in Greater Franklin County to learn about their strengths, struggles, and their thoughts on how GFFC could help their farm. Read our findings in our Farmer Survey Report!

Mission Statement

The mission of the Greater Franklin Food Council is to foster a robust food system in Western Maine by bringing people together to: ensure access to nutritious food, promote local farmers, and advocate for food-related programs and policies that strengthen our communities.

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What We Do

Making A Difference

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Volunteers Packing Food

School Garden Programs

Working with students to grow food

Promoting Local Food Consumption

Supporting the farmers who feed our community

Food Access Promotion

Connecting communities to local pantries

The Greater Franklin Food Council is a fiscally sponsored program of St. Joseph's Nutrition Center.
The programs and mission of the GFFC has been funded or is currently funded by the Maine Community Foundation, The Betterment Fund, The Sandy River Charitable Trust, and the New England Grassroots Environment Fund.

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