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We cultivate a healthy community by strengthening the local food system and improving access to nutritious, affordable food. SFC envisions a food secure community where all children and adults grow, share and prepare healthy, local food.

Upcoming Events


Fundamentals: Seasonal Soups and Homemade Stock

October 6, 2015 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Soup for supper! Soup really has it all: it’s versatile, it keeps well in the freezer, it’s a great way to use up leftovers or cook down the fridge/pantry, and you can experience a world of flavors without ever leaving town. Using seasonal ingredients from SFC’s...


Vegetable Gardening in Small Spaces

October 6, 2015 6pm - 8pm

Do you want to garden but live in an apartment or a house with little or no yard? Worry not! Instead, join Grow Local for a lesson in the nuanced art of container gardening.Topics include the benefits and challenges of container gardening, types of containers, space requirements for different...


Volunteer Orientation

October 8, 2015 6pm - 7pm

Volunteers are what make Sustainable Food Center so successful! Every year, SFC relies on the energy and time of hundreds of volunteers to keep our programs going. Without their devotion, SFC would not be able to help more than 350,000 Central Texans access healthy, affordable, locally-grown...


Savor the Flavor: Cooking with Herbs

October 13, 2015 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Learn the art of seasoning your food with herbs and transform “so-so” into sublime. Using herbs from SFC’s The Happy Kitchen herb garden, we will prepare herb-based sauces and dishes that feature herbs as main ingredients We will also leave with an understanding of how...


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