Cornucopia 2016: “A Taste of Metro Caring"
Keynote Speaker: Dana Gunders, Senior Scientist Natural Resources Defense Council and Author, Waste Free Kitchen Handbook
Host: 9News Anchor, Kyle Dyer
Featuring food from Metro Caring’s very own greenhouse and local partner restaurants: Humboldt Farm Fish Wine, Blue Island Oyster Bar, Rialto Cafe, Stout Street Social, Ignite and Table Mountain Inn
Cornucopia is the signature fundraising event for Metro Caring, held each autumn. This event celebrates the thousands of individuals and families working towards good health and self-reliance. Attendees will learn about Metro Caring's integral role in addressing food waste and food need in our community. Dana Gunders, Senior Scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council, and a national figure in reducing food waste, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s signature fundraiser. You will not want to miss this inspirational event! Dana has been featured by countless media outlets, including a guest appearance on The Dr. Oz Show, as well as Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, CNN, NBC, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, National Public Radio, and many others.