Rhode Island Food Policy Council Call for Nominations of Council Members

We welcome nominations of candidates who work in any part of the food system (production & harvesting, processing, distribution, consumption, resource recovery) who can also successfully look beyond their own areas of expertise and work collectively with partners across the food system toward the goal of greater community food security in RI.

Videos of the two 2014 “Food will help Rhode Island grow™” Town Halls

In August, Eat Drink RI produced two Town Hall style forums, one with the candidates for governor of Rhode Island moderated by David Dadekian and Wildwood co-owner Jessica Wood, and one with the candidates for mayor of Providence moderated by Dadekian and Easy Entertaining owner Kaitlyn Roberts.

Eat Drink RI Presents Two “Food will help Rhode Island grow™” Town Halls: Gubernatorial Candidates on August 13 and Providence Mayoral Candidates on August 18

Eat Drink RI along with Sons of Liberty Spirits, Wildwood and Easy Entertaining, the RI Small Business Journal, and the RI Food Policy Council, have put together two Town Hall style forums, one with the candidates for governor of Rhode Island on Wednesday, August 13th, at the Sons of Liberty Spirits Distillery in South Kingstown and one with the candidates for mayor of Providence on Monday, August 18th, at The Café at Easy Entertaining in Providence.