Healthy Corner Stores 101

Healthy Corner Stores 101

A webinar about the corner store movement

Over the past decade, a growing number of advocates have begun partnering with corner store owners in low-income urban and rural communities to improve the availability and marketing of healthy, affordable foods. The goal of this webinar is to provide a brief introduction to the corner store movement. Christine Fry, Senior Policy Analyst at ChangeLab Solutions, moderated the discussion where speakers explored the successes and challenges of healthy corner store conversions, with a particular focus on strategies for financing this work.

Speakers

  • Hannah Burton Laurison, Senior Planner & Program Director, ChangeLab Solutions
  • Christine Fry, Senior Policy Analyst, ChangeLab Solutions
  • Brianna Almaguer Sandoval, Senior Associate, The Food Trust

This project was made possible through funding from the National Policy & Legal Analysis Network to Prevent Childhood Obesity. 

Webinar recording