Community Dialogue Jan 27 2011

Growing Out of Hunger

The second annual bruce and lis Welch Community Dialogue

Featuring Will Allen, CEO, Growing Power Community Food Centre, Milwaukee & Chicago

Join us to find out how Will Allen, urban farmer and community activist, is dedicated to supporting low income and small family farmers and bringing healthy, affordable food to urban areas. Will has over fifty years experience in farming, marketing and distributing food and has shared this knowledge with youth, adults, community groups, immigrants, farmers and consumers. Winner of the $500,000 MacArthur Genius Fellowship in 2008, Will Allen is transforming the cultivation, production, and delivery of healthy foods to underserved urban populations.

For more information on Will Allen, please visit his blog here.

Moderator: Peter Ladner, SFU Centre for Dialogue Fellow

thursday, january 27, 2011, 7-9PM

Croatian Cultural Centre
3250 Commercial Drive (and 14th)
Vancouver, BC (map)

registration

This lecture is free, however pre-registration is required.
Click here to RSVP
Go to  this link for more information
http://www.sfu.ca/dialogue/study+practice/allen.html
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1 Response so far »

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    The Will Allen event now has a #tag: #2WillAllen – please use w/ tweets if attending; please follow / comment via Twitter if not able to attend. Thx


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