Youth Forum & Expo

posted April 13, 2009

Here’s another important event in New York City.

Youth Forum & Expo: Food, Farming and Active Living
April 16, 2009 | Hostos Community College | NYC

This one-of-a-kind event is a full-day conference planned with and for NYC youth leaders, their mentors and allies who are engaged in health, wellness and sustainability. Gather with us on April 16th for a forum of youth-led workshops and an expo of organizations and businesses offering education and career opportunities. The day will feature hands-on cooking and gardening; performances and a gallery of your photos, videos and words; and more!

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SPACE IS LIMITED AND ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. This event is free for 15 – 24 year olds (and totally cheap for 25+ year olds); only those that have registered by Tuesday, April 14 can be guaranteed entry. Learn more about the conference or register now.

Keynote Speakers: Josh Viertel, Slow Food USA; Donya Williams, NYC Healthy Bodegas Initiative; Tamia Moore and Youth, Hunter Science High School; and M1, of Dead Prez.

Special Performance by: ReadNex Poetry Squad, Grassroots Artists’ MovEment

Recently Added to our Program: I Challenge Myself Boot Camp » click here to see ICM founder Ana Reyes and YF&E youth planner Fernando Acosta on NY1’s New Yorker of the Week segment!