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Strengthening Local Economies Everywhere Dinner 2016

July 9, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for our 10th annual Strengthening Local Economies Everywhere (SLEE) Dinner. Support your local economy and be part of the vibrant food justice community by buying your tickets today!
** MUSIC FROM WREN during Happy Hour, 5-6 pm **
Date: Saturday, July 9th, 2016
Time: 5pm-9pm
Location: University Christian Church, 4731 15th Ave NE, SeattleWA98105

See below for accessibility info. 


Anuradha Mittal, The Oakland Institute

Anuradha Mittal is the founder and Executive Director of the Oakland Institute. An internationally renowned expert on agriculture, trade, human rights, and development issues, Mittal was named Most Valuable Thinker by The Nation magazine in 2008.

Mittal has authored and edited numerous books, including The Future in the Balance: Essays on Globalization and Resistance. Her articles and opinion pieces have appeared in the Los Angeles TimesThe New York Times, and many more.

Schedule of Events
Happy Hour 5:00-6:30: Enjoy libations, live music from Wren, complimentary hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, and the opportunity to acquaint yourself with featured food justice organizations and groups promoting urban agriculture, food sovereignty and Fair Trade.

Dinner 6:30-9:00: Enjoy a scrumptious locally sourced and Fair Trade meal. The Dessert Auction featuring 40 different desserts will make your mouth water!

Sliding scale $40-$100: Please be generous in your support! We want to make this event accessible to everyone while also recognizing the need for us to raise crucial funds.
Support a Farmer/Food Worker/Organizer: By purchasing a second ticket (at $50 or $100), you ensure that local farmers, farmworkers and food organizers can be honored guests at our event. Look for this purchasing option when you register!
Solidarity Tickets: We are committed to making this an accessible event for all. If you are unable to afford a full-price ticket, please contact us for solidarity tickets.


July 9, 2016
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm