Starting Food Co-ops in Urban Low Income Communities Think Tank

Jade Barker
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

A Thursday afternoon pre-session will give an opportunity for co-operators from URBAN low-income/low-resourced communities to get to know each other, and (using Open Space Technology) convene a variety of sessions to discuss topics of specific interest to collaborate and problem-solve. The process is grounded in the belief that there is much wisdom and creativity in each of us that can be tapped when we work together to resolve issues we are passionate about. We will be focusing specifically on problems that affect URBAN low income/low-resource cooperative organizing efforts. Come prepared with an issue that’s perplexing you, or prepare to be inspired by issues brought by other — and keep an open