“This one day training will support and inspire women in agriculture, natural resources and food systems who want to play a critical role in transforming our nation’s food system. This is a great opportunity for women who are running or planning to run for office to network and be inspired. Women who want to ramp up their advocacy and systems change leadership in healthy food and farming or with an interest to help other women run for office are also encouraged to attend.
May 22, 2017 – 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Doors open at 8:30 AM
General Admission – $20
Farmer Admission – $10
Workshop scholarships are available. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, you may do so at the registration link.
Limited to 30 participants
Plate to Politics is a program of the Women Food and Agriculture Network and is strengthened by our partnership with VoteRunLead a nonpartisan nonprofit organization that supports the aspirations of women who want to transform our country and democracy through their participation as leaders.
Keynote presentation by Deedra Abboud, 2018 U.S. Senate Candidate and founder of the Global Institute of Solution Oriented Leadership
Lunch panel with local elected officials and community activists, including Alicia Edwards, County Commissioner in Grant County, NM and Regina Romero, Tucson City Council, Ward 1″
Learn more at our website: http://bit.ly/2p4Mxwg