Young Urban Farmer Represents at Race Forum

Young Urban Farmer program member Alexa Slaboda spoke on her experiences in the Athens community and her work with the YUF at a local forum on race and community held a the Morton theater this past Monday. The event featured panelists including Ben and Jerry’s co-founder Ben Cohen (shown in the photograph below with Alexa), and Athens-Clarke County Interim Police Chief Carter Greene. The topics discussed included race, social activism, and youth empowerment. We are very proud of Alexa for demonstrating leadership, confidence, and poise at this important event.

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