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Food Desert Action

Chicago, IL | http://freshmoves.org
Joined in December 2011

About Us

The mission of Food Desert Action is to provide community-engaged solutions that will end food deserts - communities with no or distant access to grocery stores. We believe that a holistic approach, including social enterprise, education, community organizing, and advocacy is needed to restore meaningful food access and eliminate health disparities in under-resourced communities. Food Desert Action operates the Fresh Moves Mobile Produce Market, a one-aisle produce market on wheels, which operates in Chicago communities without easy access to healthy food.

The mission of Food Desert Action is to provide community-engaged solutions that will end food deserts - communities with no or distant access to grocery stores. We believe that a holistic approach, including social enterprise, education…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Community Development
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
  • Poverty

Location

  • Chicago, IL

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