Going for Green

Going for Green

A webinar on getting Federal funding

Healthy food retail projects rely on financing to create and support healthy changes. This webinar highlights lesser known federal funding opportunities, such as Specialty Crop Block Grants, Community Development Block Grants, Community Development Financial Institutions, and USDA rural development grants. In addition, guest speakers who have received funding for healthy retail projects discuss lessons learned. 
 
Speakers
  • Rio Holaday, MPH, Food Systems Policy Analyst, ChangeLab Solutions
  • Christine Fry, MPP, Senior Policy Analyst and Program Director, ChangeLab Solutions
  • Gabriella Mora, MPH, Project Manager, Policy & Government Affairs, The Food Trust
  • Michelle Petersen, Director of Neighborhood Business Development for the St. Louis Development Corporation 
Resources
Webinar Recording