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Friday, May 27 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Feeding Our Local Economy: Inclusivity and Innovation in Food Panel

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Discussion around inclusivity and innovation in Detroit's food economy with Rohani Foulkes of The Farmer’s Hand, Malik Yakini of Detroit People’s Food Co-op and Detroit Black Community Food Security Network, and Antony Hatinger Detroit Ento.


+Presented by Human Scale Studio, a consultancy firm transforming cities by putting people first and Launch Exchange, dedicated to growing social enterprise in Detroit and beyond. 

Moderators
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Devita Davison

Executive Director, FoodLab Detroit
Devita Davison is the Executive Director at FoodLab Detroit, a non-profit organization that works to provide entrepreneurs with the technical assistant, workshops, resources and the skills they need to start and grow a strong values-based food businesses.

Speakers
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Patrice Brown

Patrice Brown born and raised on Detroit's eastside. Graduate of Crockett Technical H.S. class of 1999. Earned B.A. in Political Science from The University of Michigan- Ann Arbor 2003. Career community organizer and creator of 1,000 Mics, a community organization that aims to build... Read More →
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Rohani Foulkes

Co-Founder, The Farmers Hand
Co-Owner, The Farmer's Hand
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Anthony Hatinger

CEO/Co-Founder, Detroit Ento
Anthony Hatinger began his life and work in Detroit in May of 2013. Being a student of Religion and Horticulture at Michigan State University, he decided to bring his passion and knowledge for food justice organizing and creation care theology from his hometown of Lansing, to the... Read More →
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MALIK YAKINI

ED, DBCFSN
Malik Kenyatta Yakini is a founder and the Executive Director of the Detroit Black Community Food Security Network (DBCFSN). DBCFSN operates a seven-acre urban farm and is spearheading the opening of a co-op grocery store in Detroit’s North End. Yakini views the “good food revolution... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
3rd Floor A @ #ChaseBasecamp / Masonic Temple