Friends of the Golda Meir Library Present
A Talk by Will Allen
Wednesday, May 15
Golda Meir Library, 4th Floor Conference Center
As founder and CEO of America’s preeminent urban farm and non-profit organization, Growing Power, Will Allen is transforming the cultivation, production and delivery of healthy foods to under-served urban populations. He received a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship in 2008, and was named by Time Magazine in 2010 as one of the 100 most influential people in the world. His book “The Good Food Revolution: Growing Healthy Food, People, and Communities” was published in 2012.
With remarks by Michael Lovell UWM Chancellor; Gretchen Mead Victory Garden Initiative Executive Director & UWM 2012 GOLD awardee; and Stan Stojkovic UWM School of Social Welfare Dean & Chair of Institute for Urban Agriculture and Nutrition
Free and open to the public. Public parking is available in the Union and Klotsche Pavilion parking garages.
For more information or special needs, call (414) 229-6202.