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Chelsea Graves, Dining Services Student Farm Manager, Interdisciplinary Studies Major, at Virginia Tech Kentland Farms


Karen Day


Karen Day is the co-director of Plenty! She is excited and motivated to connect with people, and wants her organization to help build capacity within the community of Floyd. Karen believes that it is vital to invest time into building relationships with other organizations in the community. She believes that Floyd County has the potential to restore the community fabric of neighbors taking care of each other, so that everyone can have access to fresh fruits and vegetables and a quality of life.

Here is a link to Karen’s full narrative: Karen Day

Keywords: food access, healthy people, justice and fairness, networks, strong communities, vibrant farms, Virginia

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