Good Food on Every Table!

FamilyFarmed is a non-profit organization committed to expanding the production, marketing and distribution of locally grown and responsibly produced food, in order to enhance the social, economic, and environmental health of our communities.

Rick Bayless, FamilyFarmed cook up plan to grow local food

The Frontera Farmer Foundation — which has given nearly $2 million in grants to Midwestern farmers since Rick Bayless founded it in 2003 — is engaged in a new philanthropic partnership with FamilyFarmed. A major fundraising event, scheduled for the Art Institute of Chicago on April 30, will celebrate the 30th anniversary of Rick’s Frontera Grill and raise money to support the Frontera Farmer Foundation and FamilyFarmed in their efforts to help farm and food entrepreneurs succeed and built the market for Good Food. Read more in a recent article published by the Chicago Tribune…