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Feeding Hope: Living Democracy Event // Francis Moore Lappé and Vandana Shiva

September 20, 2011

Thursday, September 22nd | 7-9pm
An evening of celebration and conversation with
Frances Moore Lappé and Vandana Shiva

along with
Anna Lappé (Small Planet Fund),
Atossa Soltani (Amazon Watch),
and Anim Steel (Real Food Challenge)

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011, 7:00-9:00pm
Cooper Union’s Great Hall
7 East 7th Street (at Third Avenue)
New York, NY 10003

Join two of the planet’s most fearless and tireless advocates for food as a human right, restoring the earth, and building peace through living democracy as they come together on the occasion of the 10th  anniversary of the Small Planet Fund and 40th anniversary of Diet for a Small Planet by Frances Moore Lappé

This is a free event but pre-registration is strongly recommended. Please RSVP at today.

Co-Sponsors: The Cleaver Co., The Cooper Union, James Beard Foundation, Nation Books, Nation Magazine, Organic Valley, Stonyfield Farm, Small Planet Institute

Co-Hosts: Added ValueBrighter GreenBrooklyn Food CoalitionClimate Week NYC, Community/Farmworker AllianceCorporate Accountability InternationalEast New York FarmsFunders Collaborative on Youth OrganizingGreen GuerillasGreenThumbHaymarket Books,NY Open CenterQueens County Farm MuseumRestaurant Opportunities Center of New York (ROC-NY), WhyHunger

Host Committee
Hilary Baum & Richard Stein

Jessica Walker Beaumont & Sidney Beaumont

Cinde Boutwell Meade

Jen Chapin (World Hunger Year)

Mary Cleaver (The Cleaver Co.)

Jaimie Cloud (Cloud Institute for Sustainability Education)

Gita Drury (ImpactAssets)

Cathy Erway (

Catherine Gund (filmmaker What’s On Your Plate?)

Brian Halweil (Edible Manhattan/Edible Brooklyn)

Diane Hatz (The Glynwood Institute for Sustainable Food and Farming)

Tate & Shawna Hausman

Lisa Jobson (iEARN)

Destin Joy Layne (GRACE/Sustainable Table)

Anna Lappé & John Marshall

Anthony & Clarice Lappé

David Levine (American Sustainable Business Council)

Mia MacDonald (Brighter Green)

Frances Moore Lappé & Richard Rowe (Open Learning Exchange)

Heather Reddick (Avaaz) & Han Shan (Amazon Watch)

Chris Talbott (Cause Effect Agency)

Latham Thomas (Tender Shoots Wellness)

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