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See you on Thursday, August 20: LAFPC August Network Meeting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you have questions, please email Camille at cdelavega@goodfoodla.org

As a part this year’s Food Day in partnership with PolicyLink’s Equity Summit, we’re convening the LA Food Policy Council Working Groups for a summit of our own to share updates and
support on key policies to advance food equity.
Newcomers and seasoned participants alike are encouraged to join the summit.
 
LAFPC Working Groups and Issues Represented:
 
Healthy Food Retail for Food Equity
Urban Agriculture
Food Waste + Food Resource Recovery
School Gardens
Farmer’s Markets for All
Street Food Vending
School Food/Good Food Purchasing Policy
Food as Medicine

Tentative Meeting Schedule

1:30–2:00 PM Registration
2:00–4:00 PM Participatory Working Group Summit
4:00–4:30 PM Food Policy Platform for Food Day 2015
4:30–5:00 PM Networking

Join us after the meeting for continued networking and happy hour at a nearby venue.

*Please note that because this is a collaborative rendition of our traditional network meeting, we will not have Working Group meetings or new member orientation.

RSVP on Eventbrite by August 19, 2015.

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Interested in volunteering?

Contact Esther Park, epark@goodfoodla.org by Friday, August 14.

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About the LAFPC Network Events

The LA Food Policy Council Network is a bi-monthly networking, capacity building and movement building space for change makers working on food issues. The event features dynamic presentations, collaborative spaces and networking with the purpose to:

  • Grow our collective impact to change the food system by building skills, analysis and relationships
  • Connect people, projects and organizations
  • Catalyze innovation and address the gaps in our local food system
  •  Build community between food organizations and change makers
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We do our best to make our events accessible to all. If you have inquiries regarding the accessibility of this space, please contact Camille at cdelavega@goodfoodla.org.