Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Michigan State University

East Lansing, Mich.
$524,211

Awarded

Awarded:
2019

Michigan State University is a public land-grant university that is one of the top 100 research universities in the world. Its cross- and interdisciplinary enterprises connect the sciences , humanities, and professions in practical, sustainable and innovative ways to address society's rapidly changing needs. This grant will fund Michigan State University's Center for Regional Food Systems to support a cohort of anchor health care institutions across Michigan to prioritize and implement inclusive local food purchasing through their procurement practices, with the long-term goal of leveraging these institutional dollars to create healthier, more equitable communities.