LET'S GROW THE FUTURE
Food Commons Fresno is growing a community food system that fosters health, stewardship, equity, and economic development.

What is Food Commons Fresno?

Food Commons Fresno is a for-profit benefit corporation and a non-profit land trust, working to grow a vibrant, community-owned local food system in Fresno and the San Joaquin Valley.

What is a Direct Public Offering?

Direct Public Offerings (DPOs) are a way for small businesses to raise capital directly from their communities and customers. Like in an Initial Public Offerings (IPO), people buy shares in a company, but unlike IPOs, the shares are not traded on a stock market or sold through investment banks.

Ecke Rainbow Me 2

"I'm investing in Food Commons Fresno so they can continue delivering local, healthy food to the community"

Warren King

Karen-Schmidt

“I’m investing in Food Commons Fresno to create community wealth and wellbeing in the San Joaquin Valley.”

Karen Schmidt

Allysunn Walker-Williams

"Because equitable, shared ownership of this dynamic food enterprise is a sustainable opportunity for the SW Fresno community. I want to see it grow and thrive and bring resources to this beloved community. Let's all invest so everyone can share in the benefits!"

Allysunn Walker-Williams

Adam Livingston

"I'm investing in Food Commons Fresno to support conservation and build a sustainable, local food system."

Adam Livingston

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TODAY

Our Community Corporation has been working since 2015 to increase access to fresh local food and connect small local farmers to customers in the Valley and beyond.

We operate a CSA produce box delivery business, a wholesale food hub, a food truck commissary kitchen, and a 75-acre organic farm.

TOMORROW

Our growth will bring more fresh local food to residents, expand markets for small local farms and food producers, create 40+ new jobs, and generate $40+ million in economic benefits.

Community members will share in the ownership, governance, and future profits of a vertically integrated business grounded in community values of health, fairness, transparency, environmental stewardship, and economic empowerment.

 

Our Direct Public Offering is an opportunity to join a movement that fosters sustainable agriculture, community ownership and economic development.

Complete this form to receive a link to download our Offering Memorandum and to request additional information, or feel free to call or email us directly.

  • (559) ORGANIC ext 702
  • blong@foodcommonsfresno.com

FCF is the first prototype of The Food Commons, a national advocacy organization with plans to replicate Food Commons affiliates throughout California and the United States