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July 21, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

The Radical Power Shift of Cooperatives

Traditional economic models are steeped in systemic oppression, from leadership to consumer access. Historically, the cooperative model has provided an avenue for community-based sustainable solutions that bring power back to the people. Let’s join together to grow our vision as a Slow Food family for the cooperative model as an anchor for equity, inclusion and justice.

Our food choices have a direct impact on the future of the planet, and Slow Food Nations is a platform to inspire people to make changes that have a positive impact on the environment. The Food for Change Tent will tell this story, offer calls to action, and engage the public in the conversation through a series of free talks.

  • Megan Holcomb
  • Dan Hobbs
  • Jim Embry
  • Meighen Lovelace
  • Slow Food Equity, Inclusion and Justice Working Group
  • Colorado Solidarity Fund
  • Mountain Harvest Consulting
  • Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Co-op Development Center
  • Sustainable Communities Network