Slow Soup, A Slow Food Fundraiser

Join us on Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 from 6 pm to 9 pm for Slow Soup, a Slow Food WiSE Fundraiser!  Plan to sample soups from over 12 different local restaurants, hear from a few of our community’s great Food Leaders and learn more about the current Slow Food Programs.  With the money we raise at this event, we are able to make a difference in our local community. Our mission is to:

Connect people with good, clean and fair food.
Make slow food accessible to everyone. …

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Growing Up With Growing Power

Growing Up With Growing Power

“We grow soil,” Will Allen says when he speaks to a community of interested chefs, culinary professionals, and vendors of food products at a local Sysco food trade show. Allen is the founder and CEO of Growing Power, a nonprofit that has seen its 10-year old neighborhood gardeners turn into 30-year olds who come back to work for the organization. While the organization has grown considerably since its foundation in 1993, the focus remains the same. Will Allen and his team teach people how to …

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