Food Patriots at Amundsen High School put together this fair and their new community garden. Check it out! Videography by Kenya Thames & Juan Rangel Editing by Matt Riewer
Local community gardeners enjoyed a preview screening of “Food Patriots” with food provided by Chipotle on September 19th. Visit www.petersongarden.org to learn more about the Peterson Garden Project. Video shot and edited by Matt Sezer. Music by Kevin MacLeod.
Students at Calumet City’s Creative Career Academy are using iPads to explore fresh food and healthy living habits in their community. Watch students interview each other, parents and teachers about fresh food in the video to the left.
Shawn Philips saw Food Patriots and was inspired to make his own 10% change towards a healthier lifestyle. Check out his video tour of his backyard garden.
Groundswell Board member Alan Slavik is an American living in Paris. In this video he discusses the differences between the way Americans and the French shop for their groceries and takes us on a tour of his local Parisian marketplace.
Consumer Union continues their long-standing fight to preserve antibiotics for human health and stop feeding them to healthy farm animals. Consumer Union is the advocacy arm of Consumer Reports. Click here to sign the Consumer Union petition. Click here to … Continue reading
Food Patriots recently visited FarmedHere for the grand opening of the largest aquaponics system in the world, just outside of Chicago, Illinois. Founded by Jolanta and Paul Hardej, FarmedHered has an ambitious mission to change the way food is grown, … Continue reading
Food Patriots are everywhere. Even in High Schools! Jeff and Jennifer visited Glenbrook North High School in Illinois to see what 10% change teenage Food Patriots are planning themselves.
Food Patriots visited Ribfest in Chicago where we met a bunch of folks with varying attitudes on the importance of local organic food. Check out the Glutton Force food truck in particular! Hosted by Nick Wilson Sound by Evan Jones … Continue reading
The Food Patriots team roadtripped down to Chilicothe, Illinois for the Summer Camp Music Festival at the end of May to meet some music lovers. We had a great time talking to festivalgoers and working with artists like Umphrey’s McGee … Continue reading
Food Patriots visited Green Fest 2012 hosted at Navy Pier in Chicago. We encountered all sorts of folks excited about combining green technology with healthier food! This video was shot by Nick Wilson, edited by Orrin Luc.
What’s your 10% change? Shot by Nick Wilson, sound by Sean Athy, edited & hosted by Orrin Luc.
Quentin Love, CEO of I Love Food Group opened a new restaurant in Calumet City, IL to bring healthy soul food to an area mostly populated by fast food joints.
Groundswell recently hosted a panel for the Greentown conference here in Chicago focusing on the rise of the fresh food movement, the subject of our new documentary in progress. Groundswell organizes and hosts conference panels in a fresh new way, … Continue reading