Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Community Food Security Coalition Inc.

Portland, Ore.
$200,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2011

The coalition of 300 groups addresses hunger and nutrition issues through support of sustainable agriculture and community gardening. Funding helps the coalition and its partner, the Farmers Market Coalition, increase access to healthy foods for low-income consumers and generate income for family farmers by expanding participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Electronic Benefits Transfer systems at farmers markets.