Los Angeles

Tell the LAUSD You Want Better Food For Los Angeles Students

Dr. John Deasy is about to take the helm of the Los Angeles Unified School District, and Slow Food Los Angeles is joining with Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution, USC’s Childhood Obesity Research Center, Food for […] Read More >>>

Helping Students Speak Out… About School Lunch

Taking the opportunity presented by the broadcast of Season 2 of Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution and the arrival of a new superintendent, John Deasy, Slow Food Los Angeles has joined with several Los Angeles organizations […] Read More >>>

The April Calendar

April is upon us. Hard to say whether it will be the cruelest month; it certainly will be a busy one. Among the events of interest to Slow Food Los Angeles members and friends will […] Read More >>>

Garden School Foundation’s Harvest Moon Fundraiser (and Workdays)

The Garden School Foundation invites Slow Food members and friends to Harvest Moon 2010, its autumn fundraiser to support the Foundation’s projects. All proceeds will benefit the Foundation, and those attending will enjoy hors d’oeuvres […] Read More >>>

Cooking Opportunities with Jennie Cook at the 24th Street School Garden

Jennie Cook, who coordinated one of our stellar Eat-Ins as part of the Time For Lunch campaign last September, remains active in the fight to bring real, whole foods into schools. In addition to advocating […] Read More >>>

Next Garden School Foundation Workday Scheduled

The next Garden School Foundation workday has been announced and will be held on Saturday, March 27, at the 24th Street School (2055 West 24th Street, in Los Angeles). If you’re interested in contributing to […] Read More >>>

Garden School Foundation Workday

Update, February 26, 2010: We’ve just received word that tomorrow’s workday has been cancelled due to anticipated rainstorms in the area. The next workday has been scheduled for March 27. The Garden School Foundation has […] Read More >>>

Garden School Foundation Fundraising

Nat Zappia, director of the Garden School Foundation, has asked us to help spread the word about two fundraising activities to help continue and extend the work of the GSF: On Tuesday, July 21, 2009, […] Read More >>>

Volunteer Opportunities This Weekend

Two opportunities for Slow Food Los Angeles members and friends to help local organizations help others: At the 24th Street Elementary School: Nat Zappia, Director of the Garden School Foundation, invites Slow Food members and […] Read More >>>

Volunteer at the Garden School Foundation’s Work Day

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Garden School Foundation Fundraising Event

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Garden School Foundation Activities

News from Nancy Goslee Power regardng the Garden School Foundation: The Garden School Foundation’s mission is to provide a natural environment in elementary schools where children can discover the joys of planting, harvesting, and preparing […] Read More >>>