WITS Annual Benefit
May 13, 2014
360 Tribeca Rooftop, 10 Desbrosses Street
6:00pm-10:00pm, VIP Hour 6:00pm-7:00pm
Just Food Conference
April 5-6, 2014
The Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Education & Policy
Teachers College, Columbia University
525 West 120th Street
On April 5 and 6, 2014, Just Food will host the annual Just Food Conference in partnership with the Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Education & Policy. This two-day event will offer opportunities for the general public, food professionals, CSA members, community organizers and farmers to come together for workshops, skill-building sessions, all-day intensives, and tours. The conference will provide attendees with opportunities to learn about national farm and food issues, CSA trends, and cooking and food preservation techniques, as well as ways to mobilize communities in order to increase access to farm-fresh, locally grown food. Click here for tickets, program lineup and additional information.
On Sunday, April 6 WITS Executive Director Nancy Easton will lead the workshop "Revamping School Lunch: Dreams to Reality"
Workshop 1, 10:45am-12:00pm
This interactive workshop will facilitate a collaborative discussion about ideal lunchroom design and practices that enhance the school food environment. Current leaders of school food reform will discuss their experiences in the current landscape, as well as some challenges and opportunities that remain.