Mission in Motion: 2021 Highlights

Building markets that connect RI farmers and fishers with food insecure residents.

Rhode Island received $1.13 billion of federal American Rescue Plan Act funds to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Following that announcement, RIFPC developed a comprehensive investment recommendation of $25.9 million, gathering input from hundreds of Rhode Islanders. The recommendations frame five priority areas that, overall, would provide relief to food insecure families, food businesses, farmers, […]

“Thank you (and everyone at the RIFPC) for organizing the Roundtable to push for all of the priorities you identified. That type of advocacy work takes great effort and skill, and all of Rhode Island is better off for your work. Thanks again for all you do!”

Andrew Morley
Sweet and Salty Farm