17 people attended the meeting.
Monica and Carrie held a Climate Reality slide show presentation 24 Hours of Reality: Truth in Action, a global conversation on the climate crisis and how we solve it.
With Bill's help, the group decided to focus on 3 initiatives. After some brainstorming, categories were established for each initiative:
1. Reducing Food Waste
Engage with Stores
Engage with Restaurants
Multi-unit buildings (apartments, condos, townhouses)
Technology (existing food discount apps for restaurants and grocery stores)
2. Promoting a Plant Based Diet
Sponsorship from grocery chains
Growing vegetables and seed exchanges
Lobbying and policy
Agenda items for next meeting
Training on how to use Slack – by Reuben
Updates by each group leader on status of action item
Next Steps for each group to work on for next meeting
Meetings are held twice a month.
Next meeting will be in first week of December. Date and time coming soon.