The Food Literacy Project

The Food Literacy Project Louisville, Kentucky 2024 Using food and farming as vehicles for personal growth and social change, the Food Literacy Project engages young people through highly effective farm-based food, nutrition, and environmental education; leadership; employment; and community and civic engagement experiences. These experiences

Northfork Local Food

Northfork Local Food Hyden, Kentucky 2023 In the spring of 2015, the Foundation for Appalachian Kentucky engaged community stakeholders in a community assessment and planning around the nexus of food, health, and the economy. During this process, it was recognized that our community would benefit

Johnson County Extension

Johnson County Cooperative Extension Johnson County Extension in eastern Kentucky is part of the land-grant extension program in Kentucky, through the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment Cooperative Extension Service. Johnson County Extension Grow Appalachia is a new site to the program for 2021. To learn more:

Henderson Settlement

Henderson Settlement Frakes, Kentucky 2010-2013, 2019-2023 Henderson Settlement was established in 1925 and continues to serve the community in many ministry areas. Its service area includes parts of Bell, Knox, & Whitley counties in Kentucky and Claiborne & Campbell counties in Tennessee. In 2019, Henderson

Wolfe County Extension

Wolfe County Extension Nestled in between the Red River Gorge and Natural Bridge State Park, the Wolfe County Grow Appalachia site, in conjunction with the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service in Wolfe County, empowers families to grow fruits and vegetables for home consumption to improve family health and increase food security. They will

St. Vincent Mission

St. Vincent Mission David, Kentucky 2011-2015, 2017 St. Vincent Mission is a community of people in Appalachia dedicated to sharing the expression of Christian Values. We believe that all persons have a God-ordained right to the basic needs of life in order to meet their

Red Bird Mission

Red Bird Mission Beverly, Kentucky 2010 Since 1921, Red Bird Mission, non-profit, guided by Jesus Christ, creates opportunities for individuals to enrich their lives and positively impact others within the mountains of southeastern Kentucky. Our vision is to build healthy, sustainable communities. Our partnership with


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