AREAS OF INTEREST
The ZFF is active in helping to develop and implement new models of progressive community building that can be shared regionally and even nationally, creating strong communities where:
- All residents have access to fresh and healthy food, safe and livable neighborhoods, and diverse means of transportation.
- Investment in and support of the arts and the natural environment are seen as important aspects to healthy economic, cultural, and community development.
- Issues of inequality and poverty are approached from a systems point of view - working to improve access to asset building, education, care-giving, and job training opportunities.