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Our choices about food have a significant impact on our lives and health, our environment, our economy and future generations.  Food Matters in Sonoma County was established to support and educate our community and to address issues that affect us on a daily basis.  We hope that the information you discover from our website will be an inspiration to you to seek more knowledge, to get involved and to recognize that Food Does Matter!

Founding and Steering Committee members represent the following organizations:

Sonoma County Department of Health
Chris Bekins

Community Alliance with Family Farmers'
Kevin McEnnis and Keith Abeles

Northern California Center for Well-Being,
Food Matters in Sonoma County's Fiscal Agent
Nancy Masters

Occidental Arts and Ecology Center
Renata Brillinger

C2 Alternative Services
Chris Carrieri

Cali Calmecac Garden and Ecology Program
Ellen Bauer

Quantum Agricultural Project
James Johnson

Ventures in Sustainability
Linda Peterson

Slow Food Sonoma County / ICS Consulting
JeNe Thomas

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