Artist, activist, and author Keith McHenry
Artist, activist, and author Keith McHenry helped start Food Not Bombs
in 1980. He lived in National Parks as a child. He has recovered, cooked
and shared food with the hungry with Food Not Bombs for over 30 years.
Keith was arrested "for making a political statement" in San Francisco,
spent two years in jail and faced 25 years to life in prison. He wrote
and illustrated "Hungry for Peace - How you can help end poverty and war
with Food Not Bombs."
with his partner and fellow Food Not Bombs activist, Abbi Samuels, in Santa Cruz,
California and Taos, New Mexico. He enjoys tending to their gardens, sharing meals
with the hungry, maintaining one of the movement's websites and
helping coordinate logistics for Food Not Bombs. Keith also draws,
paints, and writes about social justice issues.
Abbi and Keith with their friend Sammy at the Golden Gate Bridge.
| FULL BIOGRAPHY
| SHORT BIOGRAPHY |
HREF="paintings.html"> >KEITH'S PAINTINGS |
KEITH'S BOOK HUNGRY FOR PEACE |
KEITH ARRESTED FEEDING THE HUNGRY | SPEAKING SCHEDULE
P.O. Box 424, Arroyo Seco, NM 87514 USA
| Start a Food Not
Bombs | Main
Menu | Food Not Bombs
Donate A Dollar For