May 16, 2017 1:49 pm
Build upon past research and collaborate with those directly affected by the issues.
Feb. 20, 2017 12:52 pm
The nonprofit's recently launched Center for Healthy Food Access, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is a national, collaborative effort to increase both.
Nov. 16, 2016 9:25 am
It's not just geographic location. Individual factors like income, disability and education also play a role. Next City reports on personal grocery habits of Philadelphians.
May 25, 2016 3:24 pm
Drexel’s Center for Hunger-Free Communities just published a study on childhood food insecurity and trauma
The center works to strengthen the link between childhood food insecurity and long-term trauma.
Feb. 29, 2016 9:33 am
They're also education, healthcare and employment deserts. UpLift Solutions takes a holistic approach to alleviating distress in those communities.
Feb. 22, 2016 2:37 pm
The $125 million fund was launched by Campbell Soup Company and will invest in startups changing the food system.
Feb. 15, 2016 8:25 am
After fishing $100,000 out of ABC's Shark Tank, Hungry Harvest has expanded to Philadelphia. The company employs a buy-one-give-one model to tackle food deserts.
Jun. 9, 2014 2:01 pm
[metaslider id=28373] The discount supermarket chain Bottom Dollar Food opened a new location on 9th and Girard last week. It is the second Bottom Dollar to open on Girard Avenue — the other is on 31st Street — and the 9th to open in Philadelphia since 2011. The chain, owned by Delhaize America, has locations […]