Start:
March 28, 2013 7:00 pm
End:
March 28, 2013 9:30 pm
Cost:
$20.00 Ground Operations: HubLA; Free for Veterans
Category:
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Organizer:
Hub LA
Email:
info@thehubla.com
Venue:
Hub LA
Address:
Google Map
830 Traction Ave, #3A, Los Angeles, CA, United States, 90013

Ground Operations: Battlefields to Farmfields

Volunteers of America, Tree People and HubLA
Invite you to a Fundraising Screening and Engagement for our nation’s veterans

GROUND OPERATIONS: BATTLEFIELDS TO FARMFIELDS
A New Documentary Film from Dulanie Ellis & Raymond Singer

GROUND OPERATIONS follows an ensemble of vets from Iraq and Afghanistan who went to war for all the right reasons and survived the war, only to face a daunting transition back to civilian life. Organic food production is creating a restorative road home. Working with the soil, plants and animals gives veterans a chance to de-escalate from the high velocity impact of combat in a revitalizing natural setting. “I realized I could be a nurturer, instead of a destroyer, and that was a significant realization for me,” says a Marine.

Ground Operations is a call to action featuring a documentary film, companion book, and national tour. Their goal is to strengthen the veterans-in-agriculture network and increase resources, so that veterans can create healthy new lives for themselves and food security for America.

Screening Benefits:
Ground Operations National Campaign & Veteran D’Artagnan Scorza’s “100 Seeds of Change

Screening Followed by a Panel Discussion on Urban Agriculture
“Veterans and Students Grow Healthy Communities Together”

Please Join Our Mission to Share the Vision:
7:00 Light Refreshments & Bar
7:30 Speaker: D’Artagnan Scorza
7:45 Film Screening
8:30 Panel

View GROUND OPERATIONS Trailer Here

Purchase tickets here. Veterans admitted free of charge.
NOTE: RSVPs essential due to limited seating.
$5 and $7 parking lots adjacent to building, or free street parking.

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