NCACC President Ronnie Smith was featured WNCT’s “9 On Your Side News” to discuss his Resilience Initiative, the work the Resilience Task Force has been doing, and efforts by counties throughout the state to increase access to high quality, nutritious food. 

Click here to access the local TV news segment and feel free to share it as you see fit and/or post it on social media. https://twitter.com/wnct9/status/1376681864090517505?s=20

So far, nearly 20 counties have passed resolutions of support for the Resilience Initiative, and we expect to see more resolutions pass in the coming weeks. Here is the current list of counties that have passed a related resolution: Alexander, Brunswick, Graham, Granville, Halifax, Lenoir, Madison, Martin, Mecklenburg, Orange, Perquimans, Randolph, Robeson, Transylvania, Tyrrell, Washington, and Wake. Links to individual resolutions are available here

If your county is interested in passing a similar resolution or if you have any questions about the Resilience Initiative, please feel free to contact Laurel Edwards, NCACC Manager of Strategic Initiatives at [email protected]

Click here to read the latest NCACC press release on the Task Force’s recent meeting and the way forward for the Resilience Initiative.