2015:

  • 10th Annual Food Policy Summit

2014:

  • 9th Annual Food Policy Summit in collaboration with FamilyFarmed’s Good Food Festival
  • Compost Working Group created recommendations to reform Chicago Compost Policy

2013:

  • 8th Annual Food Policy Summit in collaboration with FamilyFarmed’s Good Food Festival
  • Compost Working Group Advocacy and Outreach efforts helped inform and pass two state level bills to revise compost policy (HB2335 & HB3319)

2012:

  • 7thAnnual Food Policy Summit in collaboration with FamilyFarmed’s Good Food Festival
  • Urban Farmland Working Group published Urban Farmland and Green Jobs Creation White Paper
  • CFPAC Members created A Vision for Food Policy in Chicago

2011:

  • 6th Annual Food Policy Summit in collaboration with FamilyFarmed’s Good Food Festival
  • Engaged community in development of the urban agriculture zoning amendment for Chicago

2010:

  • 5th Annual Food Policy Summit in collaboration with FamilyFarmed’s Good Food Festival
  • Activated Neighborhood Food Policy council
  • Received 501c3 status

2009:

  • 4th Annual Food Policy Summit in collaboration with FamilyFarmed’s Good Food Festival

2008:

  • 3rd Annual Food Policy Summit
  • Published Building Chicago’s Community Food System

2007:

  • 2nd Annual Food Policy Summit
  • Effectively worked with City Council to stop ban on raising chickens in the city
  • Advocated for Illinois State Policy – The Food Farm and Jobs Act (HB1300)

2006:

  • 1st Annual CFPAC Food Policy Summit

2004:

  • CFPAC commissioned the Community Food Security Inventory of the City of Chicago, which looked into the city budget including policy recommendations and case studies of other national food policy work.

2002:

  • CFPAC has its inaugural meeting