Immokalee, Florida, the tomato-growing capital of America, is also home to abysmal working conditions and extreme hardships of those laboring on the farms. Fair Tomatoes follows the Coalition of Immokalee Workers on their quest to obtain better conditions and rebuild their community, while addressing how we all can become more sustainable consumers.
ENLIGHTENED EATERS is an educationally minded series of readings, workshops, discussions, and other programs focusing on health, nutrition, sustainability, and environmental issues. This event is free to students, with a suggested donation of $20 for nonstudents. Acqua Panna and S.Pellegrino water, Lavazza Coffee, tea from Tea Forté, and Valrhona Chocolate will be served. Snacks will be provided by the Natural Gourmet Institute and guests are also welcome to bring a brown-bag lunch.
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