30 Jun '15, 4pm

Free technical assistance! Improve access to fresh foods in your community. Apply by September 15

Local Foods, Local Places supports the White House Rural Council 's "Rural Impact" effort, a coordinated approach across federal agencies to improve quality of life and upward mobility for kids and families in rural and tribal communities. If your community's needs and goals include helping low-income families and kids stay healthy, please highlight that in your letter of interest. Communities are strongly encouraged to seek the support of their local development district or regional development organization, or, alternatively, a local community college or university.

Full article: http://www2.epa.gov/smart-growth/local-foods-local-places

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