Lenore Beyer is the director of conservation initiatives at Kinship Foundation where she manages Food:Land:Opportunity, an initiative to create a resilient local food economy in the Chicago region. Lenore manages a grant portfolio of $3M annually and spearheads projects in collaborative funding and innovative financing. Prior to joining Kinship, Lenore was the vice president of policy and planning at Openlands, a regional conservation land trust where she led projects to create the Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge and integrated farmland protection with local food initiatives.
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- F09: COVID, Climate, Crisis: Working Lands and Gardens Bolster Food Systems
September 09, 2023
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM