171 Bel Marin Keys Blvd
Humane, Sustainable, Organic: What Do the Labels Really Mean?
Compassionate Living continues the LEAP (Loving Earth, Animals, and People) Marin Summer Speaker Series at Marin Humane with Hope Bohanec, nationally recognized author and leader in the animal protection movement, as the featured speaker.
The event is FREE and open to the public.
6:30 pm – vegan cheese tasting
7:00 pm – presentation
Active in animal protection and environmental activism for over 25 years, Hope will explore the new trend of alternative, small scale animal farming and address critical questions such as: Is free-range better for the environment? Is organic more humane? What is sustainable agriculture?
Hope Bohanec is the executive director of Compassionate Living, a Sonoma County-based vegan advocacy organization, and projects manager for United Poultry Concerns. She is the primary organizer for UPC’s annual Conscious Eating Conference at UC Berkeley as well as Sonoma County VegFest and Berkeley Earth Day. Hope is the author of The Ultimate Betrayal: Is There Happy Meat?
The Marin Summer Speaker Series is co-sponsored by Marin Humane, Miyoko’s Kitchen, 350Marin Climate-Diet Team, and Good Earth Natural Foods. It is produced by Compassionate Living, a Bay Area non-profit organization working to end farm animal suffering and help our planet thrive with plant-based eating. The final event in the Summer Series will feature Dr. Justyna Sanders, a California-based medical doctor and founder/CEO of Prescription Lifestyle on July 28.