NRP News: Food Security Scorecard

NRP is researching and analyzing the data on food security on Nantucket. Check out our Food First Presentation to see how NRP collects this data and what the future scorecard plan is. This research gives us the tools we need to plan for success and eradicate hunger on Nantucket. Watch our full scorecard presentation via slidedeck … Read more

NRP News: NRP Convenes Food Sector Partners

The Nantucket food sector met for a collaborative work session in April. Topics included the NRP’s “Food Security Scorecard” research project with consultant Process First as well as a food system gap analysis project to follow. Brian Lenane, NRP Board member, updated the group on a series of collaborative grants recently applied for including local, … Read more

Apply for NRP Communications Internship This Summer!

Apply For NRP Summer Communications Internship February 18, 2024 Join Nantucket Resource Partnership (NRP) as a summer intern and contribute to our mission of addressing food insecurity on the island. This exciting opportunity allows emerging community advocates, social media managers, and students to gain hands-on experience in social media outreach, event coordination, and general administrative … Read more

NRP and 100 Mile Makers Host Spicy Dance Party to Raise Awareness for Food Insecurity

NRP and 100 Mile Makers Host Spicy Dance Party to Raise Awareness of Food Insecurity On-Island December 4, 2023 Nantucket Resource Partnership (NRP) and 100 Mile Makers hosted a Spicy Dance Party on Stroll weekend to raise awareness about food insecurity on Nantucket. Nearly 50% of Nantucket Public School children and 26% of island residents experience … Read more

Nantucket Film Fest Presents Ruth Reichl + The Politics of Food to support Nourishing Nantucket

Nantucket Film Fest Presents Ruth Reichl + The Politics of Food to support Nourishing Nantucket Inquirer & Mirror • June 5, 2023 The Nantucket Film Festival on Thursday, June 22 will present “Ruth Reichl + The Politics of Food,” a special evening to bring together people invested in the lands they farm and the food that … Read more

NRP Convenes Food Sector to Review Food First Platform

NRP Convenes Food Sector to Review Food First Platform June 1, 2023 NRP convened our food sector partners in May 2023 to update them on the Food First referral platform. NRP is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose purpose is to create a truly food secure Nantucket. We foster collaboration between island organizations to create an … Read more