Don’t Let NC Hide Animal Abuse
Around the country, legislators have introduced laws designed to stifle the exposure of illegal animal abuse at agricultural facilities. Proponents of these laws claim that the legislation is necessary to protect private property. Opponents of the laws claim that these bills inhibit transparency, threaten whistleblowers with criminal or civil liability, and generally erode the ability [...] Take Action >>
Healthy Food Small Retailer/Corner Store Act
There is a growing movement to increase fresh, healthy food access in corner stores and convenience stores. Many people living in food desert areas often can only access food that is available for purchase at these types of stores. Over the past several years, there have been multiple county and city level initiatives in North [...] Take Action >>
SC Healthy Food Financing Initiative
The South Carolina budget could contain a $500,000 appropriation for a Health Food Financing Initiative this year! This appropriation will support local farmers and food businesses by providing access to loans and grants to establish, renovate, or expand food projects.
Priority will be given to projects that expand access to healthy, local food in communities [...] Take Action >>