Plant Based Foods News

Success for the Plant Based Foods Association at Expo East and on Capitol Hill

Over the past week, PBFA rocked the Natural Products Expo in Baltimore, and then met with members of Congress to educate policymakers about our growing industry.

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The Plant Based Foods Industry Contribution to the U.S. Economy

 

Read our press release below and at PR Web.

Plant Based Foods Industry Contributes $13.7 Billion Annually to U.S. Economy

New analysis from the Plant Based Foods Association shows plant-based food sector added 60,000+ jobs that pay $13,000 higher annual salaries than average U.S. income. The growing industry also pays $1.1 billion in federal and state taxes each year.

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Investing in Policy Change to Fix Food

While food startups make headlines, our democracy also needs significant venture capital funding.

Read the latest op-ed by Michele Simon and Elizabeth Kucinich at New Hope.

Volunteer Opportunity: Social Media Guru

If you love plant-based foods and are skilled and passionate about social media the Plant Based Foods Association wants you! Join our team as a volunteer social media coordinator for a few hours a week to research and share news and articles about delicious and innovative plant-based foods, while promoting our members and their activities.

Responsibilities

  • Research news, articles, and reports about plant-based foods
  • Share news as it happens on all social media platforms
  • Promote our members through social media
  • Expand our reach on various social media platforms and engage our followers

Qualifications

  • Solid understanding of various social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube)
  • Dependable and consistently available 5-10 hours per week during business hours
  • Confident working independently and taking direction as necessary
  • Passion for promoting plant-based food companies

To apply

Email Noelle Callahan at Noelle@PlantBasedFoods.org

Please include why you are interested in helping us with our mission, your qualifications, and availability.