Announcing the long-awaited return of Food for Thought! Join us for this special community supper for all ages offering a chance to enjoy a simple meal together, learn about important issues in our lives, and enrich each other with conversation. This month we will enjoy a special presentation by George Favaloro.
Travel and Climate Change
Flying is a major contributor to warming the planet—is buying carbon offsets the solution?
This talk will highlight the impact we all have by flying and discuss ways to address that part of your carbon footprint. It will also raise the question of whether carbon credits have a role in mitigating climate change, and if you choose to use them, how can you have confidence that you are buying high quality credits?
George Favaloro is South Pole’s North American Head of Climate Solutions based in Boston, MA. He has 15 years experience in corporate sustainability directing services for clients seeking to reduce their carbon footprint in line with climate science and assisting them to procure renewables and offsets to achieve Net Zero. His clients included leaders in consumer products, retailing, apparel, chemical and industrial products industries.
George is a thought leader on corporate energy strategy and his publications include
No RSVP Required! Childcare provided.
Recommended Donations: Adults $10, children $5, families $25 max.
Volunteers needed for set up and clean up! Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to help out.