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Stephen Ritz – Green Bronx Machine
May 26, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Be prepared to Get Inspired! Stephen Ritz, Founder of Green Bronx Machine and self-proclaimed CEO – Chief Eternal Optimist – of Bronx County will share his story of cultivating a love of learning by using “growing gardens” in schools in order to engage and educate students about food sources, healthy diet, nutrition, and business. Stephen is an educator and administrator from the South Bronx, 2016 top ten finalist for Global Teachers Award, and one of National Public Radio’s top 50 teachers. He has been a guest speaker internationally from the White House to the Vatican. This event is part of our year long Food Day 2016 celebration. Suggested $5 donation at door – partial proceeds to benefit Green Bronx Machine