This article discusses community food security as a socio-economic issue, and highlights the Community Food Security Coalition (http://www.foodsecurity.org/), a non-profit organization that is “dedicated to building strong, sustainable, local and regional food systems that ensure access to affordable, nutritious, and culturally appropriate food for all people at all times."


This is an Author's Original Manuscript of an article whose final and definitive form, the Version of Record, has been published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Information [2011] [copyright Taylor & Francis], available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10496505.2011.611064


food systems, community food systems, food security, food insecurity, Community Food Security Coalition

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