Category Archives: Will Allen-Growing Power

11-18-20-16-growingpower_20161118_145448 Growing Power-Milwaukee

December 11th, 2016

On November 18, 2016 three of our staff members flew to Milwaukee to present at the Growing Power Conference hosted by Will Allen. The theme of the conference was “Let’s Scale It Up! Growing Food and Farmers: Best Practices in Growing, Distribution and Community Building.” This post shares some their reflections. Crystal Jones, Cha’Shay Woldridge … Continue reading Growing Power-Milwaukee

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3.8.16-ESY-Waters-Allen-IMG_1085-SFW Lunch with Alice and Will

March 29th, 2016

On March 8, 2016, CommunityGrows staff Adrian Almquist, Garden Programs Manager, and Crystal Jones, Seed-to-Mouth Cooking Coordinator had lunch with Alice Waters and Will Allen at the Edible Schoolyard in Berkeley, CA.   Here is Crystal’s report:  “There are very rare opportunities where one gets to gather among a couple of their heroes, in a … Continue reading Lunch with Alice and Will

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