Mark Brand is a pioneering chef and entrepreneur in the field of Social Impact and Community Development. Along with overseeing the five organizations under MB Inc, Brand leads his A Better Life Foundation in Canada, the United States, he is a Stanford fellow, Professor of Innovation and Design Thinking, and has served as executive chef for the American Refugee Committee and Pope Francis’s Climate Challenge. Brand has recently been appointed to the United Nations Catalyst team focusing on food waste, poverty, and the impacts of current systemic structures on the most marginalized. At the root of everything he works on, his belief is that the solutions are all attainable with deep cooperation and the understanding there is no “Us and Them, only Us.”
Clarity on injustices and solutions. Energy for THE WORK.
Poverty is an act of violence. We as a society have chosen to side with oppression and the time for mass change is now.
TWITCH has been a key platform for my foundations, A Better Life Canada/US, to gather, share music, story and create on.
DJ Twitch, all my co-conspirators via ZOOM, and the people all over the world fighting in real life.
There simply is no US and THEM. Only US.