Local Food Organizations

We are fortunate in Johnson County to have several organizations whose work intersects with the food system. Visit their websites to learn more about their work and find job and volunteer opportunities!

If your local foods organization is not reflected on this list and you would like it to be, please contact [email protected]

Local and Regional

Backyard Abundance

Bur Oak Land Trust

Center for Worker Justice of Eastern Iowa

Coralville Community Food Pantry

CommUnity Food Bank

Feed Iowa First

Field to Family

Food Pantry at Iowa

IC Compassion

Indian Creek Nature Center

Iowa City Farmers Market

Iowa Valley Resource Conservation and Development (IVRC&D)

Linn County Food Systems Council

North Liberty Community Pantry

Table to Table 

University of Iowa Student Organizations




Green Iowa AmeriCorps

Iowa Hunger Coalition

Iowa Farmers Union

Iowa Food System Coalition

Iowa Young Farmers Coalition

ISU Extension and Outreach Food and Farm Enterprise Development (FFED)

Local Food Healthy Kids

Practical Farms of Iowa

Regional Food Systems Working Group of Iowa

Sustainable Iowa Land Trust (SILT)

Women Food and Agriculture Network


Job Opportunities

Executive Director; Iowa Food Systems Coalition (IFSC)


Operations Associate; Field to Family


Wanate Farm Operations Manager; Feed Iowa First


Food Access Coordinator; Feed Iowa First


Senior Director - Corporate and Foundation Partnerships; FoodCorps


Program Evaluator; FoodCorps


Director of Prospect Research and Management; FoodCorps