Sponsor the New England Farm to Institution Summit to demonstrate your leadership in the growing farm to institution movement.
about the Conference
Farm to Institution New England along with our partners Health Care Without Harm, the Northeast Farm to School Collaborative, and UMass Amherst are pleased to announce the third biennial New England Farm to Institution Summit, which will take place on April 2-4, 2019 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Since the first gathering in 2015, the New England Farm to Institution Summit has been a seminal event for food systems stakeholders working to transform our regional food system. The event brings together over 500 participants, including food service operators, producers, supply chain businesses, advocates, public officials, students, and others dedicated to this work.
The summit is designed to inspire change and generate energy through sharing best practices and innovative strategies; to enhance network capacity through skill building; and to strengthen our collective impact by engaging leaders and policymakers in shared problem-solving. We welcome newcomers and movement pioneers alike!
As a sponsor of the 2019 New England Farm to Institution Summit, you will provide valuable support and leadership to New England’s premier cross-sector conference dedicated to transforming our food system by leveraging the power of our region’s anchor institutions. You can promote your brand and connect with industry leaders, influencers, and decision-makers.
Your sponsorship helps build a strong regional food system of viable farm and food businesses, engaged institutions, and well-nourished communities.
who should sponsor?
Sponsoring the 2019 New England Farm to Institution Summit is a great investment for your company or organization!
Here are some examples of entities that are a natural fit:
Food supply chain businesses (e.g. farms, seafood harvesters, food producers, distributors, processors, food hubs, retailers)
Food service management companies
Nonprofit and faith-based organizations
Food waste and recovery organizations
Food and agriculture trade associations
Institutions (e.g. schools, colleges, hospitals, prisons)
Funders, lenders and investors
Magazines or media companies
Food system consulting firms
There’s sure to be a package or experience that’s the right fit for you! If not, work with us to develop a custom sponsorship.
View or download our sponsor guide for details.
Have any questions we haven’t answered yet? Any ideas for a special collaboration or a unique sponsor partnership?
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