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Free for All Author Janet Poppendieck to Speak in Santa Barbara on September 12

The Orfalea Foundation is very excited to bring Hunter College sociologist, noted author, and food systems expert Janet Poppendieck to Santa Barbara’s Marjorie Luke Theater on Thursday, September 12, at 7:00 PM. Poppendieck will be Read more

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Food Sovereignty Week Flyer Now Available for Download

We hope to see you at these fantastic events, and we hope you’ll download the attached flyer and share it with your friends. Thanks from all of us at the Orfalea Foundation! September 10: Free Read more

For Your Health

Coming in September: Food Sovereignty Week

The notion of Food Sovereignty arose as people around the world sought ways to rectify the dysfunction in the way food is grown, distributed, and consumed; a dysfunction that results in a seriously confusing outcome: Read more

Congresswoman Capps Notes Santa Barbara County’s Progress in Addressing Hunger

In this Noozhawk article, US. Representative Lois Capps discusses progress in reducing hunger here in Santa Barbara County. http://www.noozhawk.com/article/043013_capps_santa_barbara_model_attacking_hunger/

School Food Initiative Director to Join Panel at Free Santa Barbara Screening of New Hunger Documentary

On March 23rd from 6pm-8pm, Congresswoman Lois Capps and Jeff Bridges are hosting a screening of the new documentary “A Place at the Table” at Antioch University . The film talks about hunger in America Read more