Speaker Profile

Kadiri Sennefer

Kadiri Sennefer also known as Dirty D Town Farm Handz is also a Hip Hop artist by the name of S.I.R.I.U.S. (Savior Is Really In (U)niversal Self), Who is known for the Food Anthem Bootleg Food. Kadiri has been a member of Detroit Black Community Food Security Network for 5 years. Starting as a volunteer, Kadiri showed himself to be responsible, accountable and passionate about the work of Urban Agriculture. He now serves as Compost Operation Manager. A large scale operation he developed in Growing Power’s 2011 Commercial Urban Agricultural Program. Kadiri also serves as part of the leadership of the D-Town Farm Operation Committee.  Kadiri Sennefer is a 2010 Urban Roots graduate, and served as Youth Program Facilitator for Earthworks youth program Youth Farm Stand and Growing Healthy Kids 2010-11. He now serves as Site Coordinator for Food Warriors Program.  A youth program based at Nsoroma Institute, Timbuktu Academy and the Shrine of the Black Madonna thru CHIRP. Kadiri Sennefer has a lived experience growing up in Detroit and is giving back to the community thru his natural gifts and skills he has developed and shares.