Celebrating the Hands That Feed Us

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Celebrating the Hands that Feed Us


California Institute for Rural Studies (CIRS) is the only California non-profit with a mission to conduct public interest research that strengthens social justice and increases the sustainability of California's rural communities. 

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 The Brower Center and Real Food Media invite you to 'Celebrating the Hands That Feed Us.'

Join us for a celebration of the people at the heart of our food system and for the launch of Voices of the Food Chain.

November 18th, 2015

The Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way,

Berkeley, California

8pm – FREE Discussion with Eric Schlosser, Joann Lo from Food Chain Worker Alliance, Laura Lopez from Taylor Farms, and Dominic Ware, a former Walmart worker. Moderated by Anna Lappé.


Space is limited! Get your tickets today!

6:00pm – Family-Style Dinner has SOLD OUT

Event Co-Sponsors

Berkeley Food Institute, California Institute for Rural Studies, Corporate Accountability International, CUESA, Food Chain Workers Alliance, Lexicon of Sustainability, Pesticide Action Network, Real Food Real Stories, Roots of Change, UC Berkeley Labor Center

Party Host Committee

Alexa Delwiche, Andre Carothers & Firuzeh Mamdouh, Anna Lappé & John Marshall, Carolyn Federman, Marcy Coburn, Neda Nobari, Pandora Thomas, Saru Jayaraman, Yalda Modabber & Matthew Stromberg

Media Sponsor: Civil Eats 

Hope to see you there!


Gail Wadsworth &Michael Courville

 Co-Executive Directors,

California Institute for Rural Studies

 California Institute for Rural Studies
P.O. Box 1047, Davis, CA 95617


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Space is limited! Get your tickets today!