Food Justice

The Food Justice Team advocates for human health and animal welfare while promoting equitable food systems that sustain the environment, alleviate hunger, and support farm and food workers. Human health and animal welfare. Please contact us at to find out about when we meet and our current projects.

This year UUAA is making big progress on approaching net ZERO CARBON and ZERO WASTE. The Food Justice Team is leading the charge on getting to zero waste. Learn about our new composting system, increased use of washable dishes, and of course, reduce, re-use and recycle. Read more…

Human health and animal welfare

Equitable food systems 

  • Look for our Harvest Dinner on October 1, featuring all Native American foods (part of the UUAA Auction).

Environmental benefits

Fighting hunger 

Two non-profits in Washtenaw County fight hunger in very different ways:

Farm & food workers

The Farm Bill’s five-year proposal now being drafted offers the chance to reduce hunger, promote environmental stewardship and promote fairness to all farmers and farm workers. You can learn more and give feedback on the Farm Bill at this site.