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PolicyLink Report Examines Impact of Fresh Food Access Gap

08/02/11

A new report by PolicyLink evaluates the disparity between communities of different income levels, in regards to access to fresh, healthy food. The report was released on the heels of First Lady Michelle Obama’s launch of the California Freshworks Fund, a public-private partnership that will provide $200 million in grant funding to create more grocery stores – and thus better access to fresh foods - in low-income communities across the state.

Read the PolicyLink report here.


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