Announcing our Request for Proposals – Business Plan for Foothills Food Bank – due July 15th, 2019

The Foothills Food Bank (FFB) in East Whatcom County, Washington is seeking a qualified consultant or team to develop a business plan for the FFB. All details for this Request for Proposals (RFP) can be found in the attached document. Proposals are due July 15, 2019. Please share this opportunity with…

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December Food Access Updates from the FCFP

Happy holidays and warmest wishes from the Foothills Community Food Partnership! Here is your December Food Access Update.  This newsletter includes updates on a USDA Community Food Projects grant proposal, the Winter and Spring Pantry program, and Community Meals at the EWRRC! If you’re interested in receiving regular e-mail updates from the FCFP, sign up for…

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Foothills Food Bank – Food Access Plan!

The “Foothills” refers to the rural area of eastern Whatcom County, which is home to roughly 9,000 people in a geographic region spanning approximately 620 square miles. The USDA classifies the Foothills as a “food desert,” meaning that it is a low-income area and that at least 33% of the…

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