food systems

food systems

Sparking Local Economy Ecosystems: Funding Regional Food Systems

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Tim Crosby is Director of Slow Money Northwest, a Partner with Social Venture Partners, and a member of the Steering Committee for the Sustainable Agriculture Food System Funders Network. Watch Tim discuss his organizations’ work with grants, technical assistance to food businesses, family-wage job creation, rural community resilience, influencing policy, collective impact and more. Under the auspices of the Cascadia Foodshed Funders project of Slow Money Northwest, Tim has done work on using market-based strategies to grow the regional food economy in the Northwest, including the coordination of collaborative efforts between many different forms of capital coming from a wide range of sources.