Thursday, September 16, 2010
September 16, 2010: The Healthy Corner Store Campaign Comes to Delridge on a Saturday Night
What happens when "food deserts," communities underserved by healthy food, decide to turn things around? Three years ago West Seattle’s Delridge neighborhood joined the nationwide "Healthy Corner Store Campaign," whose mission is to bring fresh produce to corner stores that dominate the landscape. With help from the city, the county and private foundations, the effort is finally paying off.