Appetite for Change, a North Minneapolis based non-profit organization, collaborates with LaDonna Redmond, The Urban Goddess, and several other food justice activists to present, “The Soul Food Monologues: Stories of Food and Justice. “ The event is on Friday December 20th at the Capri Theater at 2027 W. Broadway at 7p.m. Tickets are available by phone (612) 716-9385 or online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/522790
This event features 7 incredible women, leaders of the Food & Justice movement, working in North Minneapolis. Food Justice Activist and Urban Goddess, LaDonna Redmond, has led our Food Leaders through a creative writing process to bring out their stories of hope and struggle to share with the Twin Cities community at a one-time pre-holiday performance. This event will celebrate the accomplishments of these women as part of a larger local food movement.
This initiative is part of a Northside collaborative effort, Fresh Corners, working with community partners to strengthen the local community food system, increase local food production and food commerce, provide greater access to healthy foods and increase local control over the food people buy and eat everyday. Fresh Corners Partners include Appetite for Change, Afro Eco, Project Sweetie Pie, YouthFarm, Community Table Cooperative, the West Broadway Coalition, Northside Fresh Coalition & other community partners.
Tickets are $13.00 for General Admission and $10.00 for Students & Seniors.