Will Allen

Farmer, Founder, and CEO
Growing Power, Inc.
Selected in 2013
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Will Allen, son of a southern sharecropper, grew up understanding how food can foster community. He believes that access to healthy, affordable and safe food can bolster a community’s self-sufficiency and survival. He engages individuals and institutions to adopt this philosophy through Growing Power, Inc.

News About Will Allen

Champion of Urban Farming, Entrepreneur

OnInnovation, January 29, 2011

Meet the Class of 2008: Will Allen

MacArthur Foundation, January 27, 2008