Take Action: farmers market outreach to support Got Green’s campaign!

  Support the campaign to close the Food Security Gap! Come to our Food Justice Project Meeting on TUES JULY 18, 2017 at 6:30pm to learn about the campaign! We will do a mini-training on outreach and organize sign-ups for farmers market outreach shifts for those interested. Join CAGJ at farmers markets across Seattle! On […]

Teach-Out at Mother Earth Farm

SAT JULY 29, 11:30AM – 4:30PM Teach-Out at Mother Earth Farm We are excited for our summer Teach-Out at Mother Earth Farm in the Puyallup Valley! ***RSVP required: Email fjp@cagj.org by July 26 for directions, what to bring, and other details.*** Mother Earth Farm is part of the Pierce County Emergency Food Network and distributes 80,000 pounds […]

CAGJ Job Announcement: SLEE Coordinator, part-time July-Nov

We are seeking a SLEE Dinner Coordinator to continue the work of organizing our 11th annual Strengthening Local Economies Everywhere Dinner, to take place on Saturday, October 21. This position is based in our Seattle office and will be 10hrs/week from July to November. In order to pass off the training from our current coordinator, we […]

Save the date! October 21, 2017 - Strengthening Local Economies Everywhere! (SLEE) Dinner

Save the Date: October 21 is SLEE!

 Community Alliance for Global Justice (CAGJ) grew out of the seeds of a mass people’s movement, the 1999 shutdown of the World Trade Organization. CAGJ’s 11th annual Strengthening Local Economies Everywhere (SLEE) Dinner aims to grow and nurture the seeds of resistance once again in order to mobilize for equality and justice in local and […]

Got Green: A Victory For Food Security!

After months of community outreach and organizing, many city council meetings, and lots of work, Got Green’s campaign to close the food security gap with the Mayor’s proposed sugary beverage tax WON! At yesterday’s hearing, Seattle City Council passed the tax, ensuring that the revenue will go into healthy food access for low-income families and […]

THANK YOU for GivingBIG and Giving for Membership Month!

THANK YOU SO MUCH to everyone who GaveBIG to CAGJ, and to those who helped us earn our $3500 Membership Month Matching Grant! We are doing so well, we are reaching for last year’s total of 10K: We only have $814 to go! Can you donate $10, $100 or $250 to strengthen CAGJ’s grassroots organizing […]

In the Times of the Trump Regime and a Republican Congress: An AGRA Watch Member’s Perspective on Our Commitment

By: Megumi Sugihara, PhD, AGRA Watch Member “Food will occupy a special role in this historical drama, because how we produce and consume food largely determines how our society is organized… our food systems are pivotal sites for systemic social, political, and economic transformation.”  — Ahna Kruzic and Eric Holt-Gimenez, Food First. If you are like me, […]

See the Ripple Effects: #GiveBIG to CAGJ now through May 10!

Make your Membership Month gift to CAGJ go further by giving now through Wednesday May 10! CAGJ is participating in GiveBIG, the annual online giving event on May 10 organized by the Seattle Foundation, and we hope you will support our work by making a donation! Seattle Foundation will “stretch” your gift, and CAGJ’s $3500 […]

April is CAGJ Membership Month

Food Sovereignty is an act of resilience Watch our 1 minute video about why giving to CAGJ promotes food sovereignty!  Each April, CAGJ rallies our base of support through Membership Month. We ask our community to pledge money or time to support CAGJ as a way to engage in the exciting work we have ahead. […]