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Affordable Transportation: An Underappreciated Need

Providing food for DC’s most vulnerable residents is often our first priority when we look for ways to help members of our community. Although avoiding starvation is of primary importance, the sad truth is that food is usually only one of many challenges community members may face. Adequate shelter, medical attention, and basic transportation are all too often included in the list of basic human necessities that are out of reach for many of us.

DC Food Future Agenda: get out your highlighter

Cross posted from Yeah, check it out.

Here’s a sneak peak at what HAFA has in store for DC Food Future next Saturday, December 8. Expect blog posts all next week describing the sessions and activities in more detail. Register here and donate to keep the event free and accessible for all.

DC FOOD FUTURE: Planting the Seeds of Justice! December 8th

HAFA is putting on a mega event called DC Food Future: Planting the seeds of Justice on December 8th! Register Today at

DC Food Future Summit, December 8th

Healthy and Affordable Food for All is planning a mega-event for community members, organizers, foodies, workers, policy wonks and everyone in between. Stay tuned for details or email us at to get involved.

Food Day – Lot’s of Exciting Events

Reminder! Healthy and Affordable Food for All invites you to :

All Hands on Summit Advisory Space Meeting
TONIGHT – October 22, 2012
Center for Green Urbanism
3938 Benning Rd. NE

Listen! DC Co-op Day on Occupy Radio and WPFW

At 9pm EST tonight, Occupy DC’s “Voices of the 99%” radio program will interview Coop DC members Zachari Curtis and Ajowa Nzinga Ifateyo, and UDC’s Calvin Lewis about DC Co-op Day, cooperatives and urban food systems, the connections between international and local cooperatives, and the business development aspects of cooperatives. “Voices of the 99%” is a call-in program podcast live over the Internet.


Healthy and Affordable Food for All will be sponsoring the Food and Agriculture Track of DC Coop Day: Building Community and Economic Alternatives! Saturday, October 27th 2012 from 9am-4pm.


DC Coop Day
Saturday, October 27, 2012
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
University of the District of Columbia (UDC), Building 41-A-03.

Register for the FREE conference at
To volunteer, email info [at]

Might as well be FOOD MONTH: October Events

Heads up! Seems like everyone and their Uncle Andy is planning an event in October. We’re busting at the seams with information about parties, rallies, galas, fundraisers, panels and more! We love it. Keep em’ coming by emailing and check out our events page to stay in the loop.