Approximate Attendance of 400 GMO Free Enthusiasts
A crowd of 374 OC residents flocked to Laguna Beach to protest biotech/agri giant Monsanto and their Genetically Modified Organisms in our food supply.
Jim LaPointe (on left) was responsible for our Safety Facilitators provided by the American Indian Movement of Orange County.
WORLD FOOD DAY FESTIVAL AT 2:00 PM
We want to acknowledge American Indian Movement – Orange County for providing our Safety Facilitators.
D’Marie Mulattieri welcomes the March Against Monsanto crowd to World Food Day Festival at the Neighborhood Congregational Church in Laguna Beach.
Alicia Serratos, Orange County’s youngest activist, 7 years old, led as the first speaker.
Delicious food buffet prepared by John Diaz and volunteers of GMO Free Orange County. Food was provided by Mother’s Markets, OC’s premier source for organic and GMO Free food. http://www.mothersmarket.com/
John Diaz, LabelGMOs-Prop 37, Orange County Team Leader and “chef extraordinaire” sits at GMO Free Orange County’s informational table ready to answer questions.
Scott Sechman, one Orange County’s finest musicians kept the crowd entertained with oldies but goodies as well as his original compositions.
Kathleen Hallal, Co-Founder of Moms Across America encourages the audience to patronize a new restaurant in Irvine, URBAN PLATES, who supplied food for our buffet. http://www.urbanplates.com
Zen Honeycutt, Founder of Moms Across America explained the dangers of glyphosate in our food supply and the link between farm chemicals and rise in diseases like autism.
Dr. Mark Filidei, Director of Integrated Medicine at Amen Clinic in Newport Beach explained why GMOs are so dangerous to our health.