Become a Partner

INDIVIDUALS

Individuals sign up their household to have the goal of spending at least 10% of their existing food budget on

NC-grown/raised/caught products.

  • Sign Up Now

  • Activate Your Account

    • A “Welcome to the NC 10% Campaign” email with a link to Activate Your Account will be sent to the email address used at sign up - this is an important step. If you don’t receive an email, please look in your spam box or contact us at info@nc10percent.com

  • Fill out the Initial Questions

    • Housesize, Amount ($) spent on all food each week, etc.

  • Fill out Weekly Report

    • You will receive a weekly email with a link to your personalized dashboard.

    • Estimate the whole dollar amount ($) spent on NC-grown foods each week.

  • Find Local Food

    • Use our Find Local Foods page to find a local farmer or a restaurant, caterer, grocer, etc near you that has pledge to buy at least 10% NC-grown!

BUSINESS / ORGANIZATION / INSTITUTION PARTNERS

Businesses, organizations, and institutions sign up for the NC 10% Campaign to show their support for building local food systems in North Carolina. The Campaign promotes our Partners on our Find Local Foods page and via media so that Members and other Partners can find businesses near them that provide local foods. We work closely with the Local Food Coordinators (LFCs) of Cooperative Extension. Learn more about your county LFC at localfoodnc.org

Does Your Business Buy Food?

PLEDGE: The NC 10% Local Campaign challenges you to buy 10% of your food products from local NC sources and to report amounts spent at these farms, etc. Don’t forget - buying local foods for events and meetings counts too! We will send monthly reporting reminders via email to ask how much you have spent on locally-grown/raised foods.

  • Sign Up Now

  • Activate Your Account

    • The NC 10% Campaign staff will activate your account and send a Welcome Email with partnership details. Restaurants will receive an automatic Activation link to fill out Initial Questions (restaurant size, amount ($) spent on all food each week, etc.).

  • Fill out Monthly Report (Weekly for Restaurants only)

    • You will receive a monthly email with a link to your personalized dashboard.

    • Estimate the whole dollar amount ($) spent on NC-grown foods each week. Guidelines for What Counts as Local for the NC 10% Campaign can be found here.

    • List the farms where you sourcing from.

  • Promote the NC 10% Campaign

    • Include the NC 10% Campaign logo and information on your website, in your member newsletter, or in employee Wellness Programs. Find example language about the benefits of local food and the NC 10% Campaign here.

  • Find Local Food

    • Use our Find Local Foods page to find a local farmer or a local foods supplier near you that has pledge to buy at least 10% NC-grown!

 

Does your Business Grow/Catch or Promote Local Foods?
PROMOTE: The NC 10% Campaign encourages you to promote local foods and local farmers as a way to build local food systems in North Carolina.

  • Sign Up Now

  • Activate Your Account

    • The NC 10% Campaign staff will activate your account and send a Welcome Email with partnership details.

  • Promote the NC 10% Campaign

    • Include the NC 10% Campaign logo and information on your website, in your member newsletter, or in employee Wellness Programs. Find example language about the benefits of local food and the NC 10% Campaign here.

  • Find Local Food

    • Use our Find Local Foods page to find a local farmer or a local foods supplier near you that has pledge to buy at least 10% NC-grown!

Need help? Email us or visit our FAQ page 
For NC Cooperative Extension Agents
Want to be a Farmer? Visit CEFS' New Farmer site

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