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Building Demand for Healthy Neighborhoods: Kamm's Corners Farmers Market

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Kamm's Corners Farmers Market

16906 Albers Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44111

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Good health is not random. It is rooted in the development of an equitable, well-functioning community.

External factors including access to healthy food, stable employment, safe neighborhoods, and affordable housing – all of which are influenced by race, class, and gender – impact the health of individuals and families on a daily basis.

Please join The FARE Project as we host a series of Common Ground conversations with our partners in the food access movement on the social determinants of health in Cleveland and Cuyahoga County. These discussions are designed to result in a series of action steps that we can take collectively to build demand for healthy neighborhoods in our community, improving the health of those most in need.

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What is Kamm's Corner Farmers Market? For more than ten years, the Kamm's Corners neighborhood in Cleveland has hosted a lively farmers market featuring locally-grown vegetables and fruits, meats, cheeses, eggs, and other products grown or made in Northeastern Ohio by the vendors themselves. Additionally each week, chefs from across the region give cooking demonstrations featuring recipes centered on seasonal produce and local musicians provide entertainment for shoppers. Visit their website for more information.

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What is The FARE Project? The Food Access Raises Everyone (FARE) Project is a broad-based, community-wide initiative designed to connect and support organizations and individuals engaging in healthy food access work in Cleveland and Cuyahoga County. The project provides support within and across food access programs, leading to increased capacity and coordination between sectors, building demand for access to healthy foods and improved health outcomes for our residents and neighborhoods. Please email our staff for more information!

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