Category Archives: DFFC

Diet for a Small Planet Author Lauds Food Systems Work in Detroit

On January 18, Detroit Food Policy Council welcomed Frances Moore Lappé to the Julian C. Madison Building to talk about her journey – from her early-career decision that food would be the focus of her life’s work, to her recent … Continue reading

Detroit to Showcase Successes at 2016 Michigan Good Food Summit

Detroit’s good food leaders will be an integral part of the 2016 Michigan Good Food Summit on Friday October 28, at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing. Detroit Food & Fitness Collaborative members and friends who are or would like … Continue reading

Detroit Community Markets in High Gear

Twelve Detroit Community Markets, from the eastside to the North End, Corktown to Midtown, and southwest to northwest Detroit, are part of this year’s collection of locales where neighborhood residents can purchase locally grown produce and other locally produced items. … Continue reading

Summer Fun & Fitness: Active Living Mini-Grants Announced

The Active Living Detroit Mini-Grant Program provides small grants ($500 to $1,000) to organizations that promote activity friendly environments throughout Detroit. It strives to support a range of projects that are geographically distributed throughout the city – all of which … Continue reading

Newest DFFC Work Group Focuses on Health Care Sector

Detroit Food & Fitness Collaborative is pleased to announce the official formation of the DFFC’s newest work group, the Health Care Work Group. The group’s goal is to promote a healthier Detroit through working at the intersection of healthy food … Continue reading