Growing Cities Film Showing

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Make sure to attend the first fundraising event for Lawrence Fruit Tree Project’s new parent organization, Sunrise Project.

Growing Cities: Fundraiser for the Sunrise Project

Sunday, April 19, 4-7pm at Liberty Hall.

Join us for a screening of the documentary, Growing Cities! The movie will start at 4pm and will be followed by a presentation on the Sunrise Project, the new nonprofit that builds community through programming focused on the connection between food, the environment and social justice.

Dinner, donated by the 23rd St. Brewery, will then be served and attendees will have the opportunity to hear from a panel of dynamic leaders in the world of food and environmental justice:

Katherine Kelly, Executive Director and Co-Founder of Cultivate Kansas City

Dina Newman, Health Initiatives Manager, Grown in Ivanhoe Project

Richard Mabion, Independent Black American Green Czar and board member of the Sierra Club, President of NAACP

Brett Ramey, Community Engagement Coordinator, Native People for Cancer Control, University of Washington

The panel will be facilitated by Magali Rabasa, Assistant Professor, Department of Spanish & Portuguese.

Purchase your tickets HERE or at the door.