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Joined in December 1996

About Us

Capital Roots is striving to create a more vibrant and equitable food system in New York’s Capital Region. We work to reduce the impact of poor nutrition on public health in New York’s Capital Region by organizing community gardens, providing healthy food access, offering nutritional and horticultural education for all ages and coordinating urban greening programs in Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady and southern Saratoga Counties. Our mission is to nourish healthy communities by providing access to fresh foods and green space for all. 

Capital Roots is striving to create a more vibrant and equitable food system in New York’s Capital Region. We work to reduce the impact of poor nutrition on public health in New York’s Capital Region by organizing community gardens, providing…

Issue Areas Include

  • Agriculture
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Hunger, Food Security

Location & Contact

Current listings by Capital Roots

JobsLocationDate Posted
Food Hub DirectorTroy, NYOctober 14, 2021
Healthy Communities DirectorTroy, NYOctober 11, 2021
Policy ManagerTroy, NYOctober 11, 2021

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