Tune in to WOL 1450 AM, June 14, at 10:30 am, for Everything Co-op, hosted by Vernon Oakes. This week Vernon interviews Stuart Reid, Executive Director of Food Co-op Initiative, (FCI). Vernon and Stuart will discuss how FCI works with communities to establish food Cooperatives in diverse neighborhoods, and other programs and initiative spearheaded by FCI.
FCI aims to increase the number, success, and sustainability of new food cooperatives delivering access to healthy food in diverse communities across this country. It provides information, training, and technical assistance, as well as seed capital, and engages in research, to blaze, maintain and improve the development path for new food coops.
For more information on Stuart Reid, or the Food Co-op Initiative