Food Advocacy: The Ultimate Guide to Getting Involved

By Marion Nestle

Our food policy expert highlights dozens of organizations and resources that can help you change the way America eats

My San Francisco Chronicle column on food advocacy includes a severely edited list of organizations working on food issues, particularly school food and the farm bill. I thought the entire list, shown above, might be useful.

Note that information about how to contact government officials appears below.

I consider this list preliminary. Please use the comments to add to it. And pass it along, use, and enjoy!

How to contact federal and state government officials

The White House: http://www.whitehouse.gov/contact

Members of Congress http://www.congress.org/congressorg/directory/congdir.tt

State officials: http://www.congress.org/legislative_protocol

Local media: http://www.congress.org/congressorg/dbq/media/


This post also appears on Food Politics.

This article available online at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2011/07/food-advocacy-the-ultimate-guide-to-getting-involved/241455/