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Carlo Petrini’s Message at Slow Food Nations

07/19/17 | by admin | SF Events, Uncategorized

Slow Food Nations in Denver this week was a formative, inspirational time for the board!   In particular, Carlo Petrini, the founder of Slow Food, gave the closing keynote talk, with many important lessons for people looking to make a difference in food.   He discussed 3 important keys in changing our food system. food […]

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Introducing the 2017 Slow Food Summer Lecture Series

06/26/17 | by admin | City, Farms, Indigenous Lifeways, Seafood and Sustainability, SF Events, Slow Food SF Events, The Bay, Uncategorized

  Slow Food San Francisco introduces its first-ever Summer Lecture Series, to promote and highlight the keystone issues that create a society that produces food that is good, clean and fair for all. This year’s series will focus on fish, farms, and wine, and we will offer a varied program for our community! The efforts […]

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Bay Area Restaurants Partner with SFSF to raise $10,000 for Central Italy Earthquake Victims

06/10/17 | by admin | Uncategorized

              On August 24, 2016, a deadly earthquake struck the Central Italy region, devasting small towns and killing 247 people. Slow Food was founded in San Francisco, and Slow Food San Francisco’s Founder, Lorenzo Scarpone, was born in Italy and is part of the thriving Italian-American culture in San […]

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Childhood Obesity Bay Area: how to reverse the trajectory

10/03/11 | by slowfoodsf | Uncategorized

By: Michelle Paratore Last Saturday I had the pleasure of volunteering at Slow Food San Francisco’s first annual Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference at the Commonwealth Club. The conference featured two truly illuminating keynote speeches from Dr. Alan Greene and Dr. David Kessler. I was impressed by the ability of both speakers to boil down this country’s obesity and food […]

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