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Goals, Long Term
  1. Support existing efforts that focus on developing sustainable urban and rural comminities that have historically been underserved, especially as it relates to the food crisis

  2. Set up an organization not confined to political boundaries that will give us leverage in assisting urban/rural producers anywhere

  3. Grow organizational capacity to seek grants and run outreach programs that increases socailly underserved communities self-sufficiency (training and education programs)

  4. Build coalition with African American farmers, national organizations, religious institutions and Land Grant Colleges and Universities

  5. Work with other NGO's to provide an easy path for socailly underserved farmers to assist farming communities in Africa

    • Current relationships/partnerships with several groups in Africa that are involved with food initiatives designed to end the food crisis that exists in African countries (Nigeria, Gambia, Kenya)