Conference Reflections – Equity in Organizations

At the end of last year, we sent several advocates to the Community Food Systems Conference. Here’s what they learned… My general perception is that the conference central topics were farming and projects/programs related to farming.  One of the workshops that I attended talked about doing partnerships with churches that have land to offer farming opportunities for… Read more »


Conference Reflections – Social Justice & Farming

At the end of last year, we sent several advocates to the Community Food Systems Conference. Here’s what they learned… The conferences were informative. The conference was packed full of topics, like food, community and organizational involvement, healthy eating, nutrition, social justice, gardening, and farming. It promoted public markets and encouraged better use of SNAP benefits.… Read more »



Sherehe Kenyan Kitchen – Start Up Q&A

  Sherehe Kenyan Kitchen Service Area: King County, Tacoma, and North to Everett Availability: I deliver Friday through Monday and prefer a week’s notice Contact: 253 332 1615 or lucykamau2002@gmail.com     Q: Tell us about your business? I cater home-style Kenyan food and drinks. You can’t miss my signature Chai, brewed with fresh ginger, honey, and international… Read more »


Maraki – Start-Up Q&A

Maraki Maraki, established in 2016, is an Ethiopian coffee and catering business. Business partners Fanaye Gebeyaw and Lidia Tadlla provide Ethiopian coffee and healthy snacks through the traditional ceremony that is perfect for social occasions.   Service Area: Seattle and King County Availability: Call us anytime Contact: (206) 832-5979     Q: Tell us about your business… Read more »





Cater with a FIN business!

  FIN is happy to connect you with a catering business participating in our culinary business incubator program. The businesses we work with each offer a unique menu with dishes cooked from scratch. Mian Dian, Rekebot Coffee House, Soozveen, Swahili Cuisine cook up dishes and flavors from China, Ethiopia, Iraq, and Kenya. They can cater… Read more »