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HFFI Bill Would Expand Healthy Food Access, Revitalize Communities

HFFI Bill Would Expand Healthy Food Access, Revitalize Communities

14 Feb 2018 | PolicyLink, The Food Trust, and Reinvestment Fund

Across the country, nearly 40 million Americans live in rural and urban neighborhoods where easy access to affordable, high-quality, and healthy food is out of reach. A new bill, introduced by Representatives Marcia Fudge (D-OH) and Dwight Evans (D-PA), addresses this critical | Read more >

Partnering with Grocery Stores to Uplift Philadelphia Communities

24 Jan 2018 | Tanya Holmes and The FARE Project

By Lauren Vague Stager, Uplift Workforce Solutions

"We ARE here as a group!" is one of the phrases that stuck out as I sat in the classroom of the Uplift Workforce Solutions training center. In early January 2018, the fifth cohort of the program began.  There are 29 | Read more >