Strengthen Okhay Owingeh core values and child well-being through enabling families to return to a revitalized core village by developing and implementing a high-leverage fundraising campaign using unique tax mechanisms
Enable small organic farmers in underserved Bernalillo County, N.M., communities to develop sustainable business models that increase vulnerable children’s access to fresh/healthy food by providing technical assistance
Improve the health of Native American children by planning and implementing a holistic, school based diabetes and obesity prevention programs for grades K-8 Zuni children and youth in the Zuni Public School District
Ready for School collaborates with community organizations, school districts and other stakeholders to engage and inform parents about early childhood education and to expand early learning opportunities.
Launched in 2009, the Double Up Food Bucks program has grown from five farmer’s markets in Detroit to more than 150 locations throughout Michigan, including grocery stores, food stands and mobile food trucks.
Since 2009, more than $3.7 million in Double Up Food Bucks have been spent at food retail locations in Michigan. The program helps SNAP recipients double their food dollars on fresh, locally-grown produce.