Expanding Access to Healthy Food: New Data, New Ideas, New Directions

/ Webinar

Hosted By:
Federal Reserve System

Roughly 30 million Americans—about 1 in 10—live in communities without adequate access to healthy food. Over the last decade, increased awareness of this reality has spurred national and local efforts to expand healthy food access, particularly in low-income communities. The Federal Reserve System's Connecting Communities webinar series will explore the issue of healthy food access. Tune in to hear experts explore the following questions and more:

  • What do the data show on low- and moderate-income consumers’ needs and behaviors regarding healthy food?
  • What programs and approaches have proven to be most successful?
  • What factors are most important for addressing this issue over the next five years?