To solve that, Wagner said, this year the city is trying something different. It’s launched a grant to support food justice initiatives led by the community, in areas where access to healthier food is needed the most. The new program, run in partnership with the Reinvestment Fund, a Philadelphia-based national food justice organization, selected six local projects for a total of $180,000 in funding support.
By Catalina Jaramillo
A new program has been launched by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health aimed at promoting community-based projects to help battle inequitable food access. As KYW Newsradio’s Hadas Kuznits reports, it’s called, The Philadelphia Food Justice Initiative
By Hadas Kuznits
A new initiative is helping to put healthier foods in Philadelphia neighborhoods. Stephanía Jiménez has the details.
By Stephania Jimenez