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Bhavani Jaroff will spend an hour with you cooking a vegetarian dinner and exploring ways in which you and your family can live a more sustainable life!

Bhavani Jaroff will spend an hour with you cooking a vegetarian dinner and exploring ways in which you and your family can live a more sustainable life!
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New York, NY

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Bhavani Jaroff will spend an hour with you cooking a vegetarian dinner and exploring ways in which you and your family can live a more sustainable life!

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@ieat_green

Language:

English

Contact:

516.238.3616


Episodes

iEat Green - Alicia Newton - Nourish My Soul

1/10/2019
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Duration:00:57:34

iEat Green - Alina Zolotareva - Aero Farms

1/3/2019
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Duration:00:58:15

iEat Green -Alison Cohen- Why Hunger

12/20/2018
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Alison Meares Cohen is the Senior Director of Programs for WhyHunger, a non-profit organization supporting grassroots organizations implementing innovative, community-based solutions to hunger and poverty and participating in movement building. Alison is responsible for helping to develop and steward WhyHunger’s organizational vision and strategy and its implementation through its Grassroots Action Network, Nourish Network for the Right to Food, and Global Movements programs. Prior to...

Duration:00:56:07

iEat Green - Dena Merriam- Global Peace Initiative of Women

12/13/2018
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Dena Merriam is the Founder and Convener of Global Peace Initiative of Women and author of the new book, “My Journey Through Time; a spiritual Memoir of Life , Death and Rebirth”. Dena is also a managing partner and Vice Chairman of Finn Ruder, where she works in cultural marketing, creative services and works for religious and non profit organizations. In her spare time, she serves on the boards of the Interfaith Center of New York, AIM for Seva and Dharma Drum Mountain Buddhist...

Duration:00:54:37

iEat Green - Leonel Perez & Nico Page Student Farmworkers Alliance and Coalition of the Immokalee Workers

12/6/2018
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Nico Page is Chilean-American and grew up both in Chile and the U.S. As a high schooler in Chile, he got involved with student protests making videos and large-scale art and fell in love with organizing. Now a junior studying Literary Arts at Brown University in Providence, RI, he became involved with the Campaign for Fair Food during the Coalition of Immokalee Workers' March 2018 major action in New York City. He is taking a semester-long leave from Brown to intern with the Alliance for...

Duration:00:56:15

iEat Green - Marion Nestle

11/29/2018
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Marion Nestle is Paulette Goddard Professor and Professor Emerita at NYU, in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, which she chaired from 1988-2003, and where she recently retired from teaching after 30 years. She earned a Ph.D. in molecular biology and an M.P.H. in Public Health Nutrition from the University of California, Berkeley. From 1986-88, she was senior nutrition policy advisor in the Department of Health and Human Services and editor of The Surgeon...

Duration:00:58:29

iEat Green - Donna Casali - Executive Director of Beautycounter

11/16/2018
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Donna Casali is an Executive Director & Founding Member of Beautycounter, a B-Corp whose mission is "to get safer products into the hands of everyone." She describes herself as "a health & wellness educator and advocate whose focus is what you put on your largest organ, your skin”. She says most people don’t realize that many ingredients that are banned in other countries, like Canada and the EU, are allowed in personal care products here in the U.S. These questionable ingredients are...

Duration:00:57:03

iEat Green - Jon Chin: Founder of Share Meals - 11.08.18

11/8/2018
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Jon Chin is an educator, poet, software engineer, 2nd dan blackbelt, and social entrepreneur. He is the founder of Share Meals, an organization dedicated to ending hunger and isolation among students. His greatest concern is how to leverage breakthrough technology to address the human condition in new, disarming ways. His classrooms are often attended by laughter, sometimes so much so, that they're asked to pipe down. He is currently researching the intersection of English Education,...

Duration:00:55:41

iEat Green - Malik Yakini: Detroit Black Community Food Security Network - 11.01.18

11/1/2018
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iEat Green - Mary Mattingly- SWALE

10/25/2018
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iEat Green - Lacey Gaechter- Founder and President of Simple Foods & Center for a Livable Future Fellow at John Hopkins University - 10.18.18

10/18/2018
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Lacey Gaechter is the Development & Communications Manager for Waterkeepers Chesapeake as well as President and founder of Simple Foods, an organization whose mission is to promote a diet that is healthy for people, animals, and the planet. They use education, outreach, and advocacy to encourage action on a personal level, one individual at a time. She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Public Health degree in Environmental Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health -...

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iEat Green - Mark Kastel- Founder of Cornucopia Institute - 10.11.18

10/11/2018
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Duration:00:57:14

iEat Green - Dana Cohen- Author of “Quench” - 10.04.18

10/4/2018
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Duration:00:57:31

iEat Green - Bryan Moran – Plentiful App - 09.27.18

9/27/2018
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Duration:00:57:53

iEat Green - Sam Fromartz FERN- Food and Environment Reporting Network - 09.24.18

9/24/2018
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Duration:00:58:54

iEat Green - Beth Fiteni- Founder of Green Inside & Out - 09.13.18

9/13/2018
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Duration:00:57:56

iEat Green - Roger Bason- Founder of Atlantic Ocean Aquaculture - 09.06.18

9/6/2018
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Duration:00:59:39

iEat Green - Catherine Epstein- Author; The Divine Dining Method Founder of; Living Lotus Group

8/30/2018
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Duration:00:56:44

iEat Green - Gwendolyn Hallsmith- Global Community Initiatives - 08.23.18

8/23/2018
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Duration:00:59:04

iEat Green - Adrienne Esposito- Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment - 08.16.18

8/16/2018
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Duration:00:58:54