This month's newsletter includes a letter from our CEO about the COVID-19 pandemic, a summary of the FS6 COVID landscape analysis, and updates from our portfolio and community.
Food & Ag Industry Support
→ Needs support from: Upstream industry leaders, supply chain management, processors, distributors, industry organizations with visibility into supply/demand gaps, eCommerce experts, technology platforms that aggregate on-farm availability, Human Resources departments
→ Needs support from: Lenders, investors, grantors, downstream operators, food vendors
→ Needs support from: Logistics companies, those with connections to or resources for supporting logistics, cold chain storage, also need to move live animals from farms to processors, finished goods from processors to customers. Also, investors, grantors, web developers with e-commerce expertise, industry experts/mentors with experience in e-commerce.
FS6 is a nonprofit based in the San Francisco Bay Area whose mission is to support impact-driven entrepreneurs as they transform how we grow, produce, and distribute food. The organization runs a comprehensive accelerator program that mentors entrepreneurs by coaching them through a wide range of business and organizational needs. FS6 also works to educate stakeholders on the unique capital needs as it relates to redefining the food system.
Learn more about our program offerings and how to apply here.