Tag Archives: Food

Food bank teaches nutrition and effective food shopping – Arizona Public Media

For many, a food bank is a place that gathers, stores, and distributes food to those in need. But food banks are evolving – focusing on dealing with root causes of hunger as well as the symptoms. Now, the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona is also in the education business, offering programs to teach… Read More »

Building a bridge from farm to pharmacy – The New Food Economy

A program to prescribe fruits and vegetables to low-income New Yorkers gives independent pharmacists a boost. July 18th, 2019by Jessica Fu Access Health Home Feature Ideas Justice Policy New York City is expanding a unique prescription program that helps low-income residents with health risks afford more fresh produce. Called Pharmacy to Farm, it will now… Read More »