Net Impact NYC Professional Chapter Dinner Discussion: The Politics of Food

Date & Time: Monday, November 17, 7:00 PM

Location: The Green Table, Chelsea Market (75 Ninth Ave, 10011)

http://www.cleaverco.com/

Space is limited. Please see RSVP information below.

Theme: Food: Politics and Entrepreneurship in the Industry
Special Guest: Jacquie Berger, Executive Director of Just Food

Our focus for this dinner discussion will be on the politics of food and
entrepreneurship in the industry.

We will be joined by Jacquie Berger, Net Impact member and Executive
Director of Just Food(www.justfood.org

), a non-profit organization that
works to develop a just and sustainable food system in the New York City
region. Jacquie will be talking and facilitating a discussion on the
following:

* The flurry of entrepreneurial activity surrounding the local
foods movement;
* Where are the perceived and real opportunities in the industry;
* What challenges exist from both policy and social standpoints; and
* The differences between local and organic markets.

This dinner is targeted specifically for members who have an interest in
the politics of food and entrepreneurism the field.

Please RSVP to Jess Geevarghese.

Space is limited to five Net Impact-ers, and we ask that all attendees arrive on time and cover their own

meal costs (approximately $40).

For additional info contact us!

About Net Impact NYC Professional Chapter Dinner Discussion:

This new series is designed to give members a chance to connect on a
common theme in a more intimate and thought-provoking way while
discussing topics of common interest and share thoughts on what we can
do both personally and professionally to make a difference.