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Boston Nonprofit Focusing on Equity in City's ‘Fresh Food Desert'

There are some families that are priced out of quality fruits and vegetables simply because of their zip code. The lack of access to healthy produce is called a food desert. But how do you address this challenge?. There's a greenhouse in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood that is serving up food...
BOSTON, MA
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Community Farm project growing in Lynn

LYNN — The passion for food equity among Lynn advocates was on display last Saturday for the Community Farm Pilot Program groundbreaking at the Mass General Brigham Healthcare Center in The post Community Farm project growing in Lynn appeared first on Itemlive.
LYNN, MA
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In Baltimore, many people don't have reasonable access to healthy food.

“You are what you eat.” But in Baltimore there are many people, young and old, who do not have reasonable access to healthy food. Their only meal options are chicken boxes; deep fried chicken and french fries, soda, potato chips, candy. For long-term health that isn’t a sustainable diet. As we continue our conversations about crime and education here in Baltimore, let’s not forget to look at the basic human needs and the programs working to meet them.
BALTIMORE, MD
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Newport Restaurant Group’s annual gift card fundraiser returns

Newport Restaurant Group (NRG) today announced the return of its annual gift card fundraiser. NRG is doubling its commitment by donating $2.00 from every gift card order this holiday season and all year long, to area non-profits including RI Community Food Bank, Hope’s Harvest RI, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, and Aquidneck Community Table in Rhode Island and Brookline Food Pantry and The Food Project in Massachusetts.
NEWPORT, RI
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