Cook County Food Summit 2020 has ended
THANK YOU for registering for the 2020 Virtual Cook County Food Summit!
For a list of all sessions with Closed Captioning in Spanish, click here.

**Did you know that special Produce(n)Protest boxes are available in connection to Chef Emm’s cooking class on Friday? Pick up a box at Urban Growers Collective’s South Chicago Farmstand this Saturday, 10/17, for $35! Order your box here.


¡GRACIAS por registrarte en la Cumbre Alimentaria del condado de Cook 2020!
Para obtener una lista de sesiones con subtítulos en español, haga clic aquí.

** ¿Sabías que las cajas especiales de Produce(n)Protest están disponibles en conexión con la clase de cocina del Chef Emm el viernes? ¡Recoja una caja en el puesto agrícola de Urban Growers Collective en el sur de Chicago este sábado 17 de octubre por $35! Ordene su caja aquí.
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Sam Koentopp

Big Green
Director of Educational Programs
Chicago, Illinois

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Sam Koentopp is a lifelong Chicagoan, the son of Elyn and Kurt Koentopp. He is Assistant Director of Programs for Big Green where he has worked for the past 9 years supporting a network of 200 school gardens in CPS schoolyards. He now brings that experience to support nationwide efforts to help people grow their own food in school and home gardens. He is passionate about food, how it is grown, prepared, shared, and eaten. He brings that passion to his work in education to help others learn about our foodways with a goal to activate communities in the movement for a more just and nourishing food system. He is a husband, father of 2 girls, drummer, and backyard gardener.

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