Baltimarket Grant Agreement

Jurisdiction Name: Baltimore
State/Province: MD
Country: United States
Type of Government: Municipality
Population: 620,961
Population Range: 250,000 to 999,999
Policy Links: PDF
Policy type: grant agreement
Year: 2014
GFC Topic: community food connections, community food security
Keywords: SNAP, affordability, corner store, culturally appropriate, food access, food desert, food infrastructure, grocery store, health, healthy corner store program, healthy eating, healthy food, institution, school, seniors, supermarket
Adopting Government Department(s):

Baltimore City Council

Lead Implementing Entity(s): Maryland Community Health Resources Commission
Support Entity(s):

Baltimore City Health Department

Funding Amount: $275,000
Funding Sources: Baltimore City Council
Policy Outcome(s):

Provided funding through February 28, 2015 to implement the Baltimarket Healthy Stores project, a suite of community-based programs that aim to improve the health and wellness of Baltimore City residents and includes the Virtual Supermarket Program and the Neighborhood Food Advocates Initiative.

Additional Resources and Information: Link 1