STL IFT 2019 May Meeting- A Hands-On Activity
Date(s) - 05/08/2019
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Operation Food Search
1644 Lotsie Boulevard
Join the St. Louis IFT Chapter at Operation Food Search, 1644 Lotsie Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63132 on Thursday, May 9th for a tour of their new state-of-the-art facility, a surprise hands-on activity and an eye-opening presentation from the leaders in our community who are making a difference in the world with food.
Operation Food Search:
Our mission is to nourish and educate our neighbors in need to heal the hurt of hunger.
IFT’s Feeding Tomorrow:
Our vision is an enduring culture of support for the world’s next generation of professionals in the science of food for a safe, nutritious and sustainable food supply for everyone.
Our mission is to bring the best and brightest minds to the science of food and to help them improve the world.
St. Louis IFT: How can we make this work?
Do not miss this unique opportunity to network with your peers in the industry & learn how you as an IFT member can work towards a common goal for the future.
- 5:30-6:45 PM CST- Networking/Registration. Beer, wine and appetizers.
- 6:00-6:45 PM CST- Optional tour of Operation Food Search and hands-on activity.
- 6:45-8:00 PM CST- Dinner provided by the Syrian cooks from Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club. Taste yalanji, kubba, fattoush, and more! Mawda Altayan, from Welcome Neighbor STL Supper Club, and now also an independent caterer, will share her personal story and her cooking skills with a buffet of traditional Syrian food. Proceeds from the Supper Club events directly benefit refugee cooks.
Kristen Wild, Executive Director, Operation Food Search &
Judy Coyman, Director of Community Relations, Operation Food Search
Jessica Bueler, St. Louis Business Owner and Founder of Welcome Neighbor STL