October 17, 7:00 PM
Part of the Food For Thought Film Series
A documentary film focusing on food co-ops as a force for dynamic social and economic change in American culture. Food For Change is the first major film to examine the important historical role played by food co-ops, their pioneering quest for organic foods, and their current efforts to create regional food systems. Audiences will see for themselves the connection between the Great Depression, the struggle for civil rights, and their connection to the roots of the cooperative food movement, as well as how cooperatives today strengthen local economies and build food security.
Runtime: 82 minutes.
More info at www.foodforchange.coop