P: 352-260-4458    E: info@workingfood.org

Our mission at Working Food is to cultivate and sustain a resilient local food community in North Central Florida through collaboration, economic opportunity, education, and seed stewardship.

Working Food - Kitchen Commerce Culture

Kitchen

  • Certified, commercial kitchen available to rent by the hour for entrepreneurs and community members
  • Equipped to facilitate business incubation and expansion
  • Co-located with specialized storage and warehousing
  • Commissary and parking for food trucks and carts

Commerce

  • Space and support for co-packing
  • Development of business model for seconds and culls
  • Bulk purchasing and aggregation of produce
  • Connecting local farmers and retailers for consistent ordering and fulfillment
  • Retail space to showcase products

Culture

  • Workshops on gardening, food preparation, nutrition, etc.
  • Events featuring local chefs and producers
  • Celebrating cultural heritage through food
  • Fostering community cohesion and economic development
  • Home to Southern Heritage Seed Collective
  • Support for youth and community programs