Youth Conference on Food & the Environment, July 28-30, SanFrancisco
For your information:
> The Second Annual National Youth Leadership Conference on Food and the
> Rooted in Community 2000 is a National Youth Leadership Conference on Food
> Systems and Food Security. A uniquely youth-driven event, Rooted in
> Community workshops will be organized and co-facilitated by youth around
> themes of leadership development, sustainable food systems and food
> growing strong programs, and national movement building.
> Rooted In Community: Harvesting the Power of Youth
> July 28-30 2000, San Francisco, CA
> Rooted in Community 2000 Highlights:
> ? Workshops led by youth and adult experts on themes of leadership
> development; food systems and food security; program development; and
> building a national movement.
> ? Exploration of a restored wetland and urban garden habitats in Bayview
> Hunters Point, San Francisco?s most industrial neighborhood
> ? Enjoy hiking and other outdoor fun just outside the city in the
> Marin Headlands right on the Pacific Ocean!
> ? Develop leadership abilities by brainstorming on ways to build an active
> and organized youth sustainable foods movement.
> ? Each participating group will be asked to make a "network-building"
> commitment for the coming year.
> Sponsored by:
> The San Francisco League of Urban Gardeners, Literacy for Environmental
> Justice, The American Community Gardening Association, and the Food
> Some Scholarships are available!
> For more info, or to get a registration packet, message your address and
> contact numbers to:
> acga mailing list
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