A Force To Be Reckoned With Part 3: Grassroots Organizing as a Form of Local Resiliency

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Online Webinar

Strong communities are resilient communities, able to support those in need through troubling times. This panel highlights grassroots organizers who are strengthening their communities’ ability to address and repair systemic inequities, rising food insecurity, and other vulnerabilities  that have been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. These womxn discuss the power of grassroots organizing, strategy adaptations to the current situation, and envision what strong communities can look like in Vermont.


Carolina LukacVermont Community Garden Network

Cat Buxton, Rural Vermont

Sara Jean Whelan, Slow Food Vermont 

Liv Peña, Vermont Releaf Collective

Representative from Food Not Bombs