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Who We Are

About Local Matters

To inspire action because food impacts the quality of our health, our land and our communities

Our Vision

As a community collaborator, Local Matters is transforming the food system through education and increased access to healthful, affordable and sustainable food, while inspiring individuals to consider the role of food in their lives.


Our Impact

Access Working to ensure that all people have convenient access to healthful, affordable, and sustainably grown food

Education Teaching children and adults what healthful food is, where it comes from, how to grow it and how to cook it 

Engagement Working collaboratively with individuals, communities, and policy makers to develop leadership and build support for a sustainable food system