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Developing workforce pipelines through industry partnerships and tackling urban food insecurity.

The University of Georgia helps strengthen opportunities by partnering with local organizations.

Efforts include:

  • Partnering with grassroots organizations to support local businesses.
  • Supporting community gardens and urban agriculture to alleviate food insecurity.
  • Collaborating with industry leaders to prepare tomorrow’s workforce.

Impact on the Atlanta Area

People in community garden


Nourishing communities in metro Atlanta

In the ever-growing metropolis of Atlanta, an invisible challenge persists for many residents — food insecurity. Defined as having limited or uncertain access to adequate, nutritious food, the reasons behind this challenge are complex and multifaceted. With dedicated efforts to address this pressing issue, the University of Georgia has boots on the ground offering a combination of education and community engagement, nourishing both bodies and communities in the process.

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