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Nashville Earth Day April 20th 2013

  Nashville Earth Day Festival aims to educate the public about ways to reduce its impact on the environment in a fun atmosphere. The festival will include food from local vendors, an interactive area for children, a green marketplace and presentation booths from community groups, environmental organizations and government agencies. The exhibit topics are...

March Against Monsanto

  “On May 25, activists around the world will unite to March Against Monsanto. Why do we march?   Research studies have shown that Monsanto’s genetically-modified foods can lead to serious health conditions such as the development of cancer tumors, infertility and birth defects. In the United States, the FDA, the agency tasked with ensuring food...

Celebrate the New Day for Farmworkers!

Nashville Fair Food is working with  The Coalition of  Imokkalee Workers and other organizations on a campaign for Fair Food. Facebook Event Page (“After 200 miles and fifteen days, the Nashville contingent of the March for Rights, Respect, and Fair Food is back — and ready to keep moving! Join us Saturday April 6th, 1-2:30pm as we gather in front of the...

RE/Storing Nashville

“Re/Storing Nashville is building a grassroots movement to ensure that ALL Nashvillians have access to affordable, healthy foods. We are creating a city-wide campaign to bring the issues facing food deserts to all of Nashville, through creative, youth, and interfaith programs. We are working to reduce health risks – including obesity – facing...

TN Environmental Leader Roundtable

                        Speakers: Don Safer- Tennessee Environmental Council Shelby White- Tennessee Conservation Voters Brad Wright- Statewide Organizing for Community Empowerment Kelsea Norris – Southern Energy Network Sam Grant/Julie Jahenry – Greenpeace MC (emcee) – Charles White...

Nashville Clean Water Project, September 29, 2012

NCWP Website Event Registration   Nashville Clean Water Project is organizing a cleanup day at Percy Priest Lake on September 29th, 2012!   “Event-day check in will take place at: J. Percy Priest’s A.C.E. workshop compound 3701 Bell Road, Nashville, 37214 (100 yards from the corner of Stewarts Ferry Pike and Bell Road)” “Our...