Time: July 20, 2011 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: Posana Cafe'
Street: 1 Biltmore Avenue
City/Town: Asheville, NC 28801
Website or Map: http://maps.google.com/maps?h…
Event Type: mixer, and, educational, discussion
Organized By: Joseph B. Malki
Latest Activity: Jul 19, 2011
Learn about Asheville’s greenest action organization! If you: love gardening, want to learn about edible plants, help those who are less fortunate and are committed to organics…then this is the chance to get involved!
MARK TIMES: Socializing at 5:30 PM and Programming Starts at 6:00 PM .
LOCATION: Posana Cafe 1 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 (directions)
The Bountiful Cities mission is to create beautiful community spaces that produce food in abundance and foster a learning environment for social justice and sustainability – all on urban lands.
From their point of view, sustainability is the equal balance between environmental health, social equity, and economic viability. Bountiful Cities is committed to sustainability through integrated food systems, food security, food production and job creation. Additionally, Bountiful Cities is committed to ending oppression based on race, class, gender, culture, age, religion, and sexuality and to creating social justice by honoring and practicing cooperation and mutual respect. This organizations believes education is a lifelong process involving the shared exchange of knowledge and experience.
Bountiful Cities is committed to supporting this shared exchange by role modeling and providing inspiring events, programming, and experiential education. As one of Asheville’s leading action organizations, Bountiful Cities believes that healthy communities consist of shared and diverse cultures, cooperation, safety, support, health, respect, trust, self-reliance, and love within and among individuals, families, and groups. Bountiful Cities is committed to fostering healthy human relationships by nurturing these community values.
Learn more at http://www.bountifulcitiesproject.org/