Do you believe in the basic tenets of the Slow Food movement (good, clean, and fair food for everyone) but have been put off by the organization's pricey events and elitist reputation? Well, September is is a good time to revisit Slow Food USA as they launch two affordable campaigns: A pay-what-you-can membership drive and the $5 Challenge. Read on for details!
Slow Food USA believes that slow food shouldn't have to cost more than fast food so they've organized a challenge to prove that a good, homecooked meal can be made for $5 per person (the cost of a typical 'value meal' at a fast food chain.) The idea is to gather together on September 17th with your friends, family and community to share a home cooked meal that costs no more than $5 per person.