Most giving doesn't begin by making a donation. Instead, best practices when considering getting more involved in philanthropy involve doing research and learning more. In today's wired world, following potential grantee organizations on Twitter is a great way to deepen your knowledge of the organization. Here are 10 fantastic nonprofits working to change the food system. Check out their feeds!

  1. Share Our Strength
  2. Heifer International
  3. Landesa
  4. Wholesome Wave
  5. Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves
  6. Slow Food USA
  7. The Gentle Barn
  8. The Food Trust
  9. Farmer Foodshare
  10. 1,000 Days