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We are committed to bringing together community members and organizations to promote stable food systems and access to healthy, regionally produced food for all. Image: Beets. Photography by Doug Gosling, Occidental Arts & Ecology CenterFood Matters is working to foster collaborative relationships and action in pursuit of our mission.

Food Matters in Sonoma County is a coalition of local organizations and individuals with decades of experience working in agriculture, community organizing, nutrition, health services, food retail, pubic policy, food services, and school districts.


  • Food is a vital part of every day life and should be valued.

  • People need to understand the vital links between human health, fresh food, and stewardship of our environment.

  • Public policies should promote the stability of our local food system and health.

  • Collaboration is needed for sustainability and community support. 
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