An Evening with Will Allen
Engaged Community Offshoots the organizers of the Sowing Seeds Here and Now! Summit, is hosting “An Evening with Will Allen” Thursday June 17 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Busboys & Poets at 14th and V Street NW. Regarded as the father of the food justice movement, Will Allen is a recipient of the 2008 MacArthur Genius Award for his pioneering work with urban farming, and was named 2010 TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People.
This is a unique opportunity to convene in an intimate setting with Will Allen, who will be speaking on solutions to food inequities and public health epidemics in the Washington, DC region. The evening will feature complimentary hors d’oeuvres by Busboys and Poets, and by Restaurant Nora, America’s first certified organic restaurant. Get your tickets for this event here.