Did you know that the demand for locally grown and produced food is growing? Local food innovation is projected to be a top ten growth industry over the next decade. Jobs are an anti-displacement strategy, but our health and heritage also rely on our food culture.
Back in 2012, the Rainier Beach residents came together around a renewed neighborhood plan with a vision at the center of which Food acted as a catalyst for neighborhood identity, cultural diversity and heritage, health and job creation.
On February 23rd, RBAC welcomes you to a Town Hall about Food. Come and find out what career opportunities are available and let us know how we can help you celebrate your food traditions, start a business or get a job in the Food industry. Let’s discuss Culture, Health and Economic Development while tasting local dishes and listening to what High School students have to say about it.
Childcare available. Doors open at 6pm.