KCFC is having another poster contest! We want to see your best ideas for our new posters that will be up all over Kitsap County. Choose from one or both of the themes listed below and show us how they look from your perspective. We will be taking submissions until Monday, April 15th.  Get creative and help us get our message out into the community!!
Here are the official rules:

  • The following two (2) terms MUST be incorporated into your design:
    • Kitsap Community Food Co-op
    • www.kitsapfood.coop
    • Call to action phrase (Examples: “Join Now,” “Take Action,” “Grow your co-op,” “We need YOU”).
  • Only copyright free material, images and photographs may be used. No artwork may be returned to the artist(s) once submitted.
  • Must be optimized for 8″x10″ poster printing.
  • You can submit as little or as many artwork files as you would like! Email submissions to Membership Coordinator, Jess Sappington, at jess@kitsapfood.coop.
  • All submissions must be received by Monday, April 15th, 2013.
  • All submissions become the property of Kitsap Community Food Co-op.  We promise to never use your artwork without your permission.
  • Winner(s) will be notified directly via email no later than Tuesday April 23rd.
  • The Winner(s) will receive a KCFC t-shirt for all their hard work and talent!
Please choose from one of these themes for your design

 

(You may submit as many as you like, but please keep each theme separate):

 

Local Economic Impact

Design a poster reflecting how KCFC will keep money local. The economic impact that a grocery store has on its local economy is greater than just the sum of its local spending, because a portion of money spent locally recirculates. For example, food co-ops purchase from local farmers who, in turn, buy supplies from local sources, hire local technicians to repair equipment, and purchase goods and services from local retailers. To some extent, conventional grocers do too, but the gap is still significant. For every $1,000 a shopper spends at their local food co-op, $1,604 in economic activity is generated in their local economy-$239 more than if they had spent that same $1,000 at a conventional grocer.

Food Justice
Design a poster reflecting how KCFC will work towards food justice in our community. Food Justice is communities exercising their right to grow, sell and eat healthy food. Healthy food is fresh, nutritious, affordable, culturally-appropriate and grown locally with care for the well-being of the land, workers and animals. People practicing food justice leads to a strong local food system, self-reliant communities and a healthy environment.

 

 

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We can’t wait to see what you come up with! For more information or if you have questions please feel free to contact me anytime.

 

Cooperatively,

Jess Sappington
Membership & Volunteer Coordinator 
The Kitsap Community Food Co-op
jess@kitsapfood.coop
360-813-1301
KCFC is having a poster design contest!!

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