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Value Proposition

A social enterprise that will support small scale producers in economically disadvantaged neighborhoods while providing fresh, wholesome and locally sourced food to Central Ohio customers.

Workload

Recruiting participants, forming the cooperative business structure. Production, harvesting, preparation, packing.

Mapping

1. Identify leadership within the participant network 2. Leadership chooses organizational and legal structure 3. Formation of organization 4. Take over marketing, accounting and other management functions

Required Resources

A grant from the WK Kellogg Foundation.

Business Entity Connections

Business Supporters
Business Supporters

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A&L Afterschool Literacy+ Institute

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Description: 

Nancy Hill McClary

Support Type: 

Resource Provider

Support Items: 

  • Human CapitalProduction
Business Case
Business
Business Community Asset

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Pollinator Places

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Description: 

We are offering locations to place hives from late fall to early spring.

Proposed Supply Chain Category: 

Production

Proposed Inputs: 

  • Financial CapitalFinancial SupportGrants
  • Natural CapitalAnimalsBees
  • Natural CapitalPlantsseeds

Proposed Outputs: 

  • AgritourismEducationalfarm tours
  • Natural CapitalPlantsPollinator Habitat