Hey… Chicago!

Check out what your residents are doing!

Many of us understand the realities in urban areas: unhealthy food is easily accessible, where nutrient dense food is not. Steven Casey explains that “In the ‘hood, you can get meat all day long…it may not be good meat, but it’s there.” And yet, the fresh food, is so hard to locate.

Casey and others started a  grass-roots organization, Food Desert Action, to address this issue. Similar to Peaches and Greens in Detroit, FDA will take to the streets in a renovated bus to provide a mobile produce stand to those in this area.

For more info, check out this article!

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