Celebrate Conservation and Community!
Sunday, September 12th, 2021
Each fall, Stowe Land Trust celebrates our community and looks back at everything that has been accomplished over the year. This year, we're excited to host everyone under a big tent at the Joe's Pond property in Morristown. Thank you to Ron Stancliff & family for hosting us!
Schedule of Events
2:00 - 3:00 pm Business Meeting and Guest Speaker
3:00 - 5:00 pm Ice Cream by Sisters of Anarchy, Outings & Activities
Theresa Snow, Salvation Farms
Building Resilience in Our Local Food Systems
Theresa has worked in Vermont’s agricultural sector for more than 20 years. She founded Salvation Farms in 2004, receiving both regional and national awards including the Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility's Young Changemaker Award. Theresa has a degree in Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management from Sterling College, has worked for Vermont agricultural businesses like Pete’s Greens and High Mowing Organic Seeds, and filled a Director of Agricultural Resources position with the Vermont Foodbank. Theresa has co-facilitated a national working group focused on infrastructure needs to manage farm surplus with the Harvard Food Law & Policy Clinic, served as an advisor for a World Wildlife Fund directed research project looking to maximize farm resources in America, and is a founding Board Member of the national Association of Gleaning Organizations. In Vermont, her work has included service to more than 100 farms, engaging community members in thousands of hours of volunteer opportunities, providing millions of servings of surplus produce to marginalized populations, offering technical assistance to partner organizations, and collaborating with diverse partners from inmates to state agencies. Theresa has a steadfast conviction for the responsible stewardship and use of our natural resources with a parallel dedication to the engagement of individuals across the socio-economic spectrum in the work that she leads.
Outings & Activities
Check back for more details soon!