Fork Food Lab Fiscal Sponsorship, Portland, Maine

Jurisdiction Name: Portland
State/Province: ME
Country: United States
Type of Government: Municipality
Population: 66,649
Population Range: 50,000 to 249,999
Policy Links: WebPDF
Policy type: investment
Year: 2016
GFC Topic: community food production
Keywords: commercial kitchen, employment, food business, food processing, incubator kitchen, kitchen, local food, production kitchen
Adopting Government Department(s):

Creative Portland Corporation

Lead Implementing Entity(s): Fork Food Lab
Support Entity(s):

Greater Portland Council of Governments

Funding Amount: Not available
Funding Sources: USDA Local Food Promotion Grant
Policy Outcome(s):

Establishes fiscal sponsorship of Food Fork Lab, a for-profit commercial incubator kitchen space, tasting room and food business incubator facility in the Bayside Neighborhood of Portland; creates an annual-renewing sponsorship as part of a larger partnership with the City of Portland to sponsor programs supporting local arts and culture within Portland.

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