Community

Wampum Belt

 

Almost a hundred years before the Declaration of Independence, William Penn met with the Native Americans who gave this wampum belt as a symbol of Peace and Friendship. The two figures represent William Penn and Spokesman Tamanend.
 

Common Market

 
Common Market, sourcing my food from local, sustainable farms.

PMFA

 
Philadelphia Mobile Food Association, a network of mobile food vendors across the Philly area.

Occupy Vacant Lots

 
Occupy Vacant Lots, the volunteer-driven initiative in 2011-2013 that helped me fine-tune my culinary crafts while assisting in the development of community gardens across the city.

CCP

 
Community College of Philadelphia, where I learned the business side of food truck operations.

Polaris

 
Polaris, makers of the GEM electric truck.

Grid Magazine

 
Grid Magazine, an excellent purveyor of sustainability- and permaculture- related news, articles and media local to the Philadelphia area.

Sustainable 19125 & 19134

 
Sustainable 19125 & 19134, helping to promote sustainable initiatives in the Fishtown, New Kensington and Port Richmond neighborhoods of Philadelphia.

Marlon MacAllister

 
Marlon MacAllister, my copy editor, web guy and all-around consigliere.

Greensgrow Farms

 
Greensgrow Farms, a nationally recognized farm in the Port Richmond neighborhood of Philadelphia.

The Zeitgeist Movement

 
The Zeitgeist Movement, a sustainability advocacy organization dedicated to community activism and awareness actions.

The Venus Project

 
The Venus Project, proposing an alternative vision of the future to achieve a sustainable world.

The Pachamama Alliance

 
The Pachamama Alliance, a global community based in indigenous wisdom dedicated to environmental and social justice.

Transition Philadelphia

 
Transition Philadelphia, guiding the city toward a permaculture-based future.

USA Mobile Commissary

 
USA Mobile Commissary, provider of my truck and commissary space.