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Food Apartheid and the Systemic Racism in Our Food System

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Project Farmhouse

76 East 13th Street

New York, NY 10003

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Join NYCNEN for a conversation on food apartheid. Our discussion will include a holistic appraisal of the social and economic factors that determine the quality and access to food for communities. We will hear about the work being done by local trailblazers to eliminate hindrances to food justice. In a round-table discussion we will brainstorm practical approaches on how to empowering our own communities to achieve food sovereignty.

Speakers:

Jamie McBeth, RD, Director of Food and Nutrition- Fortune Society
Gabby Rodriguez, Outreach and Communications Coordinator - Harlem Grown
Chef Gregory Silverman, Executive Director- West Side Campaign Against Hunger
Fabian Wander, Director of Health and Wellness Services- CUNY Hostos Community College
MODERATOR: Frances Perez, Farmer and Activist- La Finca Del Sur


How Much:

  • Free for NYCNEN members [please input the discount code sent via email in the Promotion Code box when purchasing tickets]

  • $10 for non-members


Please note that registration for this event will begin at 8:30 am.

NYCNEN is sponsored by the Program in Nutrition, Teachers College Columbia University.


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I have attended NYCNEN events in the past and did not have to get a ticket through Eventbrite. Am I required to get a ticket through Eventbrite now?

Yes, NYCNEN is piloting a new ticket sales method to help facilitate the registration process. All meeting attendees need to purchase their ticket through through Eventbrite. This will count as your RSVP. NYCNEN members will receive a discount code via email that they can use to get their free ticket via Eventbrite.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, you do not need to bring a printed ticket to the event. We will be checking people in using smart phones & computers so you can just give us your name at registration and we will check you in.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email info[at]nycnen.org with any questions you have about this event.

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