Slow Money February 2014: Farm to Neighborhood: new distribution models for local food
Monday, February 17, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:15 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
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|6:00||Slow Start - Greetings|
What is Slow Money?
Capay Valley Farm Shop (multi-farm CSA, funded with Slow Money)
CrobMobster (community platform preventing food waste)
Thomas Nelson, CEO of Capay Valley Farm Shop, a multi-farm CSA aggregating the produce of 40 farms in the Capay Valley
Alon Salant, co-founder of Good Eggs, an on-line grocery service that delivers to customers from local farmers and foodmakers
Peter Woo, co-founder of Wholeshare, an on-line grocery service offering affordable local, organic, and sustainable food to groups
Discussion in breakouts
|7:45||Announcements and upcoming events|
If you like, bring snackables and drinkables to share.
Street Parking available. (recommended not to leave valuables visible in the car - as in any big city)
From Embarcadero BART take Light Rail towards Visitation Valley, 20th St stop is in front of the building.
From Mission/16th ST BART, take Bus 22 to 3rd/20th
From the Peninsula, take Caltrain to 22nd St station, 3 blocks to walk
When & Where
Slow Money Northern California
Slow Money is a movement and national nonprofit organization that catalyzes investments in local food systems. In over 20 local networks across the North America, entrepreneurs, investors, foodies, and localization activists have joined forces to rebuild the economics of local food and agriculture.