Let's Go Slow Together

Join Slow Food Now.

Why it Matters

As a member, you'll have the satisfaction of knowing that you are an active supporter of an internationally renowned/national movement to change for the better the way the world feeds itself – sustainably, fairly, and deliciously.

In the past 6 months alone, SFNYC's Urban Harvest program has:

  • Grown financially and logistically supporting 17 schools in garden & good food education programming for New York City schoolchildren.
  • Developed a professional Speaker's Bureau that includes experts in farming, beekeeping, cooking and nutrition to contribute in-class workshops for students.
  • Partnered with NYC urban farmers creating teacher development workshops and organized curriculum sharing within the community.
  • Created Slow U Fellow program for NYC high school students offering unique educational opportunities and volunteer, internships and job opportunities.
  • Commenced Urban Harvest's summer garden program that reaches over 100 students and now has chickens and bees onsite.

Benefits of Slow Food NYC Membership

  • Discounts on SFNYC events & other members-only opportunities
  • Participation in SFNYC's board elections
  • Invitation to our members-only annual meeting
  • Opportunity to advocate for good, clean, and fair food policies

Benefits of Slow Food USA Membership

A donation of $25 or more per year makes you a member of Slow Food USA.

With a gift of $60 or more per year, you'll receive

  • one-year subscription to the Snail Journal, which covers national food issues
  • Benefit of 100% tax-deductible membership contribution
  • The Food Chain, our monthly e-newsletter that highlights the activities of our 200+ chapters, our diverse programs and the latest headlines in food sustainability
  • For new members, an electronic copy of the Slow Food CompanionThe knowledge that funds procured will support a global movement dedicated to an equitable food system

Your monthly or one-time gift allows us to partner in combating food deserts, to promote regional biodiversity, and to offer educational enrichment opportunities for the broader New York City community. Please join us.


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