Our Position

The Need for Transformation   Baltimore City has a population of 620,961 people. 25% (or 155,240 people) of residents are food insecure, also identified as living in so-called food deserts… Continue reading Our Position

Farmer Xchange Spotlight

Originally published in our February 2021 Newsletter For this month’s S.W.A.G. spotlight we want to highlight the efforts of Dr. Gail Myers, Dr. Sakile Camara and Mama Ethel Jemila in… Continue reading Farmer Xchange Spotlight

Crystal Forman Holistic Wellness and Health

Originally published in our April 2021 newsletter For this month’s S.W.A.G. spotlight we will be highlighting Crystal Forman. Crystal is the owner, founder and educator at Holistic Wellness and Health.… Continue reading Crystal Forman Holistic Wellness and Health

Black Food Sovereignty for Baltimore’s Black Food Problems

(Essay #1) Submitted by: Eric Jackson, Servant-Director, Black Yield Institute (Baltimore) Baltimore has the data that points to institutional, systemic and structural racism and other constructs of domination/oppression. Somehow, the… Continue reading Black Food Sovereignty for Baltimore’s Black Food Problems