Food and Community Organizations

LEAP is just one of many organizations in the Roanoke Valley who work to create positive change in food, agriculture and the environment. Here are some other organizations are doing fantastic work with food and food education — check them out!

 

 

VA Cooperative Extension

 

master food volunteers

 

FNP Eat Smart Move More

Do you need help getting enough food for yourself and your family?  This map from Virginia Cooperative Extension – Roanoke/Salem includes information on where you can:

  • Get free meals and groceries,
  • Apply for benefits,
  • Receive discounts on food,
  • Grow your own food, and
  • Find information on things like cooking, stretching your food dollars, and healthy eating on a budget.

If you have a question about a resource on the map, please reach out to the phone number provided for that agency.  Click the square in the top right-hand corner to expand the map and view the map key.

For additional information on healthy eating and physical activity on a budget, visit https://eatsmartmovemoreva.org/.  Here, you’ll find healthy eating and shopping tips, recipes, and even home exercise videos.