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California Food & Justice Coalition Fundraising Dinner At Slow Food Nation
Date Saturday August 30
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Marketbar 1 Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA
Event Type Fundraiser
Organizer/AuthorJessica Bell
Emailjessicabell [at] cafoodjustice.org
Phone510 704 0245
Saturday, August 30 | MarketBar | 1 Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA | 7:00pm | $46.70

REGISTER TODAY -
http://tickets.slowfoodnation.org/matrix2.php?showdate=20080830#0

Join us at the Market Bar this Labor Day Weekend to show your support for the California Food and Justice Coalition and our work to create a community-driven, sustainable and just food system for all Californians.

We have a big year planned! Help us make it happen. A portion of the dinner proceeds will go towards helping us:
- direct monies available in the 2008 Farm Bill to the people that need it: urban and small farmers and grassroots groups working to rebuild local food systems and increase access to healthy food;
- building upon our new training and mentorship program to grow and support the movement; and
- future advocacy campaigns for food justice.

And of course the meal will be delicious. The menu will feature:

• Fresh cured Castelvetrano green olives
• Arugula & roasted-fig salad with balsamic vinaigrette
• Allstar Organics garden tomato salad with burrata cheese
• Marin Root Farm roasted beets, candied walnuts and Point Reyes blue cheese
• Brentwood corn soup w/ rocoto pepper puree
• Mary’s organic chicken paillard and eggplant caponata
• Grilled California sturgeon w/ peperonata & caper aioli
• Spinach and mushroom ravioli with an heirloom tomato sauce
• Fresh shelling beans with arugula
• Yukon Gold potatoes
• Glazed carrots, and
• Nectarine crisp with rose petal ice cream.

Fresh produce will be sourced from nearby farms, including Allstar Organics, Marin Root Farms, Star Route, Alemany Farm and Tairwa Farms.

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REGISTER TODAY

Slow Food is kindly doing the registration for this event.
To register please click on this link:
http://slowfoodnation.org/events/special-programming/slow-dinners/saturday-august-30th/ Click on tickets. You will be taken to the Slow Food Events Calendar. Click on “August 30th”. Once you are on this site, please scroll across to the 7pm – 8pm slot and book tickets to attend the “Slow Food & Market Bar” event.

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For more information please contact:
Jessica Bell at 510 704 0245 jessicabell [at] cafoodjustice.org or
Heather Fenney at 310 591 4017 heather [at] cafoodjustice.org


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The California Food and Justice Coalition is a statewide membership coalition committed to
the basic human right to healthy food while advancing social, agricultural and environmental justice. We collaborate with community-based efforts in California working to create a socially just, ecologically and economically sustainable food supply. We envision a California food system in which all activities, from farm to table, are equitable, healthful, regenerative, and community-driven.

California Food and Justice Coalition c/o CFSC
P.O. Box 209, Venice, CA 90294 ® 310-822-5410 ® FAX 310-822-1440
http://www.CAFoodJustice.org
email: info [at] CAFoodJustice.org

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