The Contra Costa Times article "Urban Farmers oversees growing produce collection efforts in Contra Costa" spotlights Saint Mary's academic and civic engagement efforts in the food justice movement. In a story about Lafayette-based Urban Farmers, writer Lou Fancher interviewed CILSA's Ryan Lamberton about the College's commitment to social justice, student community service initiatives, such as CILSA's Bonners Program, and Saint Mary's Saturday of Service on Aug. 31st; where 200 new students volunteer to help spruce up local parks, schools and assist community partners such as Urban Farmers in harvesting produce. Read the story.
Date of Mention:
Wednesday, August 28, 2013