Sprout Ottawa – Access to Healthy Foods in low socio-economic areas


Sprout Ottawa - Access to Healthy Foods in low socio-economic areas

(Theme 5 – Food, Theme 8 – Health)

Organization: Sprout Ottawa

Project Start Date: 23Apr(6 month pilot)

Objective:

There are over 39 low socio-economic areas here in Ottawa, with 23 being food deserts.

Sprout aims to increase access to healthy food in these areas by using the existing infrastructure of a corner store. Substituting unhealthy options like chips, cookies or candy— Sprout is introducing a new type of convenience through affordable, healthy, and easy to cook recipes at your local corner store.

Summary:

Contact Us:

Sprout Ottawa
55 Laurier Ave. East
Ottawa, ON.
Tel: (613) 562-5800


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Project entered on: April 25, 2016 at 7:19 pm


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