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Upcoming Events:

Powerful People, Good Food, Good Policy

A workshop in Spanish and English on creating community gardens of the best garcinia cambogia, cooperative farms and supportive policy.

Gente en la Lucha para Alimentos y Politicas Justas

Un taller en Español e Inglés sobre cómo iniciar jardines comunitarios y granjas cooperativas, y cómo las politicas alimentarias pueden apoyar esos esfuerzos.

Saturday, October 31, 2009
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cost: FREE
1401 Poso Drive, Wasco, Kern County
Lunch will be provided

Registration Required. To register or for more info, email [email protected] or
call (510) 704-0245

Download English/Spanish flyer [PDF]

Past Events:

Organizing for Community Change: A workshop on combining community assessments, organizing and policy advocacy to rebuild healthy communities

September 25, 2009, 8:30am – 4:00pm
2000 K St, 2nd floor, Tehachapi Room, Bakersfield
More information: Download flier in English [PDF]

Savor the Summer, a fundraiser for CFJC

August 29, 2009, 6pm
Bocanova | 55 Webster, Jack London Square, Oakland
More information: Download flier in English [PDF]

Organizing for Policy Change: A workshop on combining community organizing and policy advocacy to rebuild just, local food systems

August 6, 2009, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Diocese of San Bernardino, 1201 E. Highland Ave, San Bernardino
More information: Download flier in English [PDF, 1 M]

It’s Your City. Is it Your Policy? Using local-level policy to rebuild local food systems

June 20, 2009, 10:30am – 4:30pm
4440 Wightman Street, Suite 200, San Diego
More information: Download flier in English [PDF]

Raising Money for Urban Greening and Food Justice Projects

Thursday, March 26, 2009 9:30am – 4:00pm
Public Counsel, 2nd Floor Conference Room, 610 S. Ardmore Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90005
More information: Download flier in English [PDF]

The Garden screening and panel – a benefit for CFJC, March 4, 2009

How To Secure Land for Urban Agriculture to Bring Healthy, Affordable Food to All

Grow Local, San Francisco Bay Area
November 15, 2008, 10:00am – 5:00pm
1000 Broadway Ave, Suite 500, Oakland, CA, (1 block from the 12th Street BART station)

More information: download flier in English [JPG]

A Workshop In San Bernadino On Ways To Increase Access to Healthy Food For All Through Urban Agriculture

Thursday, November 13, 2008, 9:30am – 5:00pm
Diocese of San Bernardino, 1201 E. Highland Ave, San Bernardino

More information: download flier in English [JPG]

Understanding San Diego’s Food System Workshop

Strategies for Increasing Access to Healthy Food in All Communities
A one-day meeting of grassroots community members and food justice advocates who are invested in a healthier San Diego.

September 13, 2008, 10:00am – 4:30pm
City Heights Wellness Center
4440 Wightman Street, San Diego CA 92105

More information: Download Flyer in English or Spanish [PDF] | San Diego Food Not Lawns Website

CFJC Fundraising Dinner At Slow Food Nation, August 30, 2008

Read about the event on the Slow Food Nation website | View Photos

As everyone who attended can attest every one of the numerous courses was delicious – the Allstar Organics Garden Tomato Salad with burrata cheese, the Grilled California Sturgeon and the Nectarine Crisp with rose petal ice cream. Yum!

In total, we raised $2,500 which will go towards researching and launching our new campaign to create a more sustainable, localized and community driven food system. Thank you Market Bar. Thank you Slow Food. Thank you to the people that grew, distributed and processed the food. And thank you to all of you that came and showed your support. It is deeply appreciated.

If you are interested in organizing a small fundraiser for CFJC so we can continue our important work please contact us at [email protected]. And you can always support us by donating online.

Speak-Out and Eat-In For A Fair and Healthy Farm Bill

Wednesday, February 13th at the UN Plaza Farmers Market
On-line Press Packet: Press Advisory – Press Contacts – Organizational Sign-on Letter
Press Release – Photos

Member Meet-ups, December 2007-March 2008

Locations:

  • San Jose
  • Fresno
  • San Diego
  • Los Angeles Region
  • Monterey Bay Region
  • Humboldt County
  • Sacramento
  • San Francisco

: : To read the report from these meet-ups, download the PDF.

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