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Equity in Healthy Food Access: Engaging Women and Entrepreneurs of Color

This webinar will highlight strategies and valuable resources for engaging female entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs of color in financing healthy food access projects.

The webinar will present the economic potential of entrepreneurs of color and female entrepreneurs, common barriers and challenges to accessing capital, promising approaches for connecting smaller businesses with resources, as well as case studies and best practices from the field.

Speakers Include:

  • Gabriella Mora, Senior Associate, The Food Trust
  • Lola Harper, Director, The Enterprise Center
  • Meredith Freeman, Director, Fair Food Network
  • Lisa Berrios, Owner, MyTown Marketplace

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