SOFSA Blog

Meet Maura Ackerman

Meet Maura Ackerman

Today, we're re-introducing you to the woman who keeps SOFSA running, Maura Ackerman, SOFSA’s Facilitator! Maura and her family moved to Syracuse about three years ago, after her husband Aidan was offered a position on the faculty at SUNY-ESF. On their first visit...

FoodPlanCNY Launch Event: Filling Up Our Table

FoodPlanCNY Launch Event: Filling Up Our Table

Last Thursday was a big day for SOFSA and, more broadly, for the food system in all of Onondaga County. We worked with the Onondaga County Agriculture Council and the CNY Regional Market Authority on a major event, hosted our first large-scale in-person convening of...

Remembrance: Evan Weissman

Remembrance: Evan Weissman

A year ago today, our city lost an incredible food justice advocate. Evan Weissman was an innovator, an agitator, a visionary, and an unstoppable force, whose passion touched our community in so many ways.