March 08, 2017 at Airbnb HQ in San Francisco.
A special collaboration with Airbnb featuring live storytelling from some of the best Bay Area food makers and farmers. Plus, you’ll always find ingredients from the story in the shared meal.
On March 8th, we have partnered with Airbnb in San Francisco to bring community and the power of storytelling to Airbnb’s beautiful HQ in SoMa*, featuring co-founder and co-director of Pie Ranch Jered Lawson. Pie Ranch, located in Pescadero, is an inspiring organization that cultivates a healthy and just food system from seed to table through food education, farmer training, and regional partnerships.
Join us for dinner and drinks sponsored by Airbnb and hear Jered’s story advocating for a healthier food system through hands-on farming education. After the storytelling session, stick around for some famous Pie Ranch pie!
*Upon arrival to the Airbnb office, please check in at the front desk on the left to receive your nametag for the gathering. An RFRS ambassador will be present to guide you into our dining space.
6pm Trickle in, Mingle, Drinks
6:30pm-7:00pm Dinner in Airbnb’s dining room*
7:00pm-7:40pm Live-storytelling + q&a
7:40pm-8pm Post storytelling discussions + pie!
*v, gf options available
About Our Storyteller – Jered Lawson, Co-Founder + Co-Director of Pie Ranch
Before co-founding Pie Ranch in 2003, Jered worked with various organizations in California that share a common goal of influencing the way people relate to themselves, each other and the land around them through the development of healthy, local and just food systems. Jered leads the organization’s regional advocacy efforts, joins in farm operations, and works with the Board of Directors to raise the necessary support to fulfill the mission and infrastructure improvements of Pie Ranch. Jered lives on the farm with his partner Nancy and their children, Lucas & Rosa and loves to surf when time allows.
Real Food Real Stories is committed to creating an inclusive experience for anyone who is interested in learning more about the people behind our food system. Our pricing is reflective of the cost to put on a gathering, but so for those who would like to attend but are financially unable to pay the full ticket price please utilize the limited farmer/student/low-income ticket.
Please note that we photograph, video and audio-record throughout the gathering, and by entering the space and joining us you are granting us permission to record you.
Refund Policy: Tickets are fully refundable until 5 days before the gathering. Tickets are transferrable until the day of the gathering.
The RFRS Team