Thursday, January 6, 2011
Strengthening the Roots: Food & Justice Convergence :: Feb 18 - 20, Santa Cruz
Got this email invite the other day:
Next month, hundreds of high school- and college-age youth from all over California will come together for the largest youth summit on food and justice in California history!!!
2011 Strengthening the Roots: Food & Justice Convergence
The Real Food Challenge West Coast Summit
February 18-20, 2011
Santa Cruz, CA
With the help of partner organizations like CANFIT, Nourish, and the California Student Sustainability Coalition, we're gathering to:
* Make CONNECTIONS with student leaders and allies from around the state.
* Develop SKILLS and KNOWLEDGE of food system issues & organizing skills
* Grow our MOVEMENT for just and sustainable food through networking and skill-sharing.
Click here to register, and for more information about the schedule, free housing, and other fun logistics.
Hope to see you at the convergence,
Genna Lipari & Kitty Bolte
Your friendly California Regional Field Organizers