Today was a wonderful day for the Columbia Heights Farmers Market as we kicked off the Fruit and Vegetable Prescription program! Around 20 of the 35 families selected for this exciting pilot program brought their ‘prescription’ from their doctor at Upper Cardozo Health Center (part of Unity Healthcare) to the CHCM. The program, generously supported [...]READ MORE »
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Please call Mayor Gray today, tomorrow, or Friday (March 14, 15, or 16th) to advocate for city support of Bonus Bucks!
Mayor Gray is finalizing the budget for the 2013 fiscal year, and he needs to hear from D.C. farmers’ market supporters about making nutrition incentives a priority. Currently, the budget does not include any funding for farmers market incentive programs. ACTION NEEDED: Call or email the Mayor’s Office at 202-727-6263 or email@example.com and relay the following message: “My [...]READ MORE »