San Francisco’s Healthy Corner Store Movement

20 May

See on Scoop.itCommunity Revitalization

Alarming health statistics led community groups and city agencies to work together to improve nutrition and a healthier food retail environment in the Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood.

Heather Garbo‘s insight:

This healthy retail model that’s been used to overhaul 3 traditional urban corner markets focuses both on technical assistance and support for the small businesses and engaging community members to build awareness and demand as well as empowering and strengthening the community.

See on www.spur.org

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