We’re Hiring! | Program Associate & Community Health Worker Opportunities

The Prince George’s County Food Equity Council is hiring new program staff. The Prince George’s County Food Equity Council (FEC) is a food policy council housed within the Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI). Over the past eight years, we’ve made impressive strides in local food system policy change including passing the nation’s first comprehensive healthy […]

Summer 2021 Communications & Food Assistance Internship Opportunity (Closed)

The Prince George’s County Food Equity Council (FEC) is a local food policy council, housed within the Institute for Public Health Innovation, that works to help local residents grow, sell, and choose healthy food. We are a group of hometown leaders and changemakers committed to bringing better food to every fork. Our council is made […]

Prince George’s County Becomes the First in the Nation to Pass Comprehensive Healthy Kids’ Meal Legislation

On Tuesday, November 17th, Prince George’s County Council unanimously approved new legislation that will make healthier drinks the default beverage options and limit calories, sugar, salt, and fat for all kids’ meals served in Prince George’s County restaurants. Sponsored by Councilmember Sydney J. Harrison, The Prince George’s County Healthy Kids’ Meals Bill (CB-071) now awaits a signature from County […]

FEC Advocacy on Healthy Kids’ Meals Bill Featured in Local Media

The Prince George’s County Food Equity Council was featured in The Washington Times and on Prince George’s County TV for advocacy around the recently introduced Prince George’s County Healthy Kids’ Meals Bill (CB-071). For more information on our efforts to increase healthy options on kids’ meals, read our recent Action Alert. 

A note on tragedy and our collective fight against systemic racism:

This is a challenging time for advocates of racial justice and democracy. We’ve seen racism once again violently displayed through police brutality. We’ve all been reminded of the many lives that have ended without the outrage they deserved; those deaths that weren’t filmed and are mourned quietly by friends, families, and communities. We have also […]

Join Our Team | Summer Food Policy Internship Opportunity (CLOSED)

ABOUT THE PRINCE GEORGE’S FOOD EQUITY COUNCIL: The Prince George’s County Food Equity Council (FEC) is a local food policy council, housed within the Institute for Public Health Innovation, that works to help local residents grow, sell, and choose healthy food. We are a group of hometown leaders and changemakers committed to bringing better food […]

Our Response to COVID-19

Our Response to COVID-19 Since the COVID-19 crisis began in March, the Prince George’s County Food Equity Council (FEC) has been one of the leading organizations for the County’s COVID-19 food assistance response. Our work focuses on coordinating the diverse partners and County agencies working to address the food assistance response and support residents. During […]