People’s Grocery operates at the intersection of public health, economic development, and food systems. Our mission is to improve the health and local economy of West Oakland through investing in the local food system. Using West Oakland as a model of leadership development, micro-enterprise creation, urban gardening, and health project development, we aim to support and develop a thriving network of like-minded change-agents in cities across the nation.
Year(s) Awarded: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
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