rick passo

Consultant, community activist, and Dreamer in Las Vegas, Nevada

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I am interested in the following: Creation of Food Hubs & incubators. Urban Agriculture. EcoTherapy: Green Agenda for Mental Health. Community Gardens. Addressing Food Deserts, Food Insecurity & Food Justice via empowering, training & employing vulnerable populations, especially those with mental disabilities. Veterans to sustainable Farmers initiatives.

Refer to Food Hub Strategists for Clark County and the individuals, links and resources that are being "grown" there, too. https://www.facebook.com/FoodHubClarkCountyNevada

I am committed to informing mental health consumers of wonderful online resources available to learn how to grow healthy nutrition food at home and introducing them to related communities of global experts such http://www.isnpr.org

Community Catalyst, www.urbafresh.com www.microgreenfarm.co and http://urbafresh-organics.weebly.com, 2013 - present

Co-founded Seed Library Las Vegas https://www.facebook.com/SeedLibraryLasVegas

Co-founded Food Hub Las Vegas https://www.facebook.com/FoodHubClarkCountyNevada

Coordinated numerous disability - nutrition health related community forums in collaboration with a myriad of local organizations such as Diverse City Civitan https://www.facebook.com/DiverseCityCivitan

Helped plan Nevada statewide Green School Summit, scheduled for October 10, 2015; refer to #nvgreenschoolsummit http://greenschoolsummit.org/

Conceived https://www.eventbrite.com/e/urban-agriculture-and-food-sustainability-forum-tickets-35060715544#Urban Agriculture Forum for Southern Nevada

-- rick passo

@rictandag @lvhelpgro @yellowboat

las vegas, nevada

Gawad Kalinga Advocate



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  • Education
    • Washington University in St. Louis
    • University of Texas at Austin Graduate School of Business
    • University of Southern California Gould School of Law