2015 Conference Archive

The 3rd annual “Community Jam” Northern California conference for harvesting/gleaning organizations was Saturday May 30. At this year’s Jam we had 17 enthusiastic people representing 8 organizations together to share and learn from each other’s knowledge in the areas of gleaning / harvesting / produce recovery.


Susan Singley and Jeanine Lacore, GleanSLO
Lucie Vogel and Craig Diserens, Village Harvest

Sessions and Notes

The 2015 conference had an Introduction Roundtable, 2 morning topics, and 3 breakout session time slots with 3 topics each, and a Closing Session. Click on a topic link for the notes created.

“The Glean Scene: A National Perspective” (Craig Diserens, Village Harvest)

“Ask an Expert” Shared Group Q&A

Breakout 1

Breakout 2 

Breakout 3 

Closing Session: Thinking BIG picture

Hashtags: #foodrecoveryuniverse #californiagleaning #gleanscene #thisisgleaning


This conference was generously supported by the  The Good People Fund