Attn: NYC Peeps:
Will Allen of Milwaukee-based Growing Power will be speaking on the subject of transforming communities through Community Food Systems.
Thursday July 21, 2011
1700 Fulton Street Brooklyn,
Fundraising dinner with Will Allen Friday night
From the Ground Up training, Friday and Saturday: July 22 – 23
Training event: http://brooklynrescuemission.org/BrooklynFarm.aspx
Brooklyn Rescue Mission: http://brooklynrescuemission.org/
Growing Power: http://growingpower.org/
Growing Power is a national nonprofit organization and land trust supporting people from diverse backgrounds, and the environments in which they live, by helping to provide equal access to healthy, high-quality, safe and affordable food for people in all communities. Growing Power implements this mission by providing hands-on training, on-the-ground demonstration, outreach and technical assistance through the development of Community Food Systems that help people grow, process, market and distribute food in a sustainable manner.