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A webinar on developing community-driven strategies for healthier corner stores
Healthy changes to small food stores may not be sustainable if they do not reflect the needs and preferences of local residents. This webinar discusses best practices for empowering and building the capacity of community residents to develop healthy corner stores, with inspiring examples from...
Webinar presented July 30, 2013
A webinar about improving access to farmers' markets in California
Using a framework grounded in policy, systems and environmental change (PSE) strategies, presenters discussed four steps for improving access to farmers' markets for low-income communities. Step 1: Engage with community partners to identify opportunities and champions.Step 2: Assess information...
Webinar presented June 25, 2013
A webinar about supporting healthy food access and the economy
Communities across the country are tapping into new sources of funding to pay for infrastructure improvements that improve health. Economic development and redevelopment agencies manage a variety of financing programs, which community leaders can leverage to support local health goals.
- Economic Development 101 presentation slides
- Putting Business to Work: Incentive Policies for the Private Sector
- Green for Greens: Finding Public Financing for Healthy Food Retail
- Economic Development Access Healthy Food Fact Sheet (updated 3/09)
- Economic Development Access Healthy Food Fact Sheet in Spanish (updated 3/09)
Webinar presented June 29, 2012
A webinar about healthy food options
Eating healthier foods — including more fresh fruits and vegetables — helps to reduce the risk of obesity and chronic disease. Families and children from low-income communities and communities of color are less likely to have diets that meet nutrition guidelines. Studies show that residents of...
Webinar presented February 12, 2010