Youth Leadership for Food System Change

Since 2014, The CT Youth Food Program Alliance has focused the work of partner programs on fostering and allowing opportunities for young leaders to shine.


What We Do

Urban agriculture programs for CT teens

Community resilience opportunities

Advocacy and speaking engagements

Meet us better

Our partner programs


partners across the state


acres of farmed land


youth-led food justice campaigns


conferences, workshops, or presentations on the power of teens in agriculture

Our Mission & Values

We support youth leadership through organizational collaboration in order to create a sustainable and youth-determined pathway for youth voice in justice work throughout CT. Our values center:

  • Youth leadership
  • Collaboration
  • The power of the individual to drive systemic change

Young leaders in action

Work with us!