FeedRVA’s mission is to support and foster food justice in the Richmond Virginia area so that communities can exercise their right to grow, sell, buy and eat healthy foods.
• To create a funding system for a SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program) dollar match program at all area farmers markets utilizing EBT.
• To encourage markets not accepting SNAP at this time to work with the Virginia Department of Social Services to utilize their current technology grant dollars.
• To promote on-sight and traveling food education programs to highlight simple recipes and healthy meal preparation.
• To partner with other agencies, to encourage and support a positive change in the eating habits of the citizens in the Richmond region.