Tackling Food Poverty The Community Led Way

Community food projects are helping not only to address food poverty, but allowing people to lead healthier and happier lives. Join us in the next episode when we visit Bentley Urban farm and hear how this community business is improving the lives of people living in Doncaster.

Show Notes

You can read the full case study on Bentley Urban Farm on the Power to Change website (https://www.powertochange.org.uk/what-is-community-business/stories/permafuture-agroecology-ltd/)

More useful case studies (https://www.powertochange.org.uk/what-is-community-business/stories/forty-hall-vineyard/), (https://www.powertochange.org.uk/what-is-community-business/stories/transition-town-wigan-greenslate-farm/) and funding news (https://www.powertochange.org.uk/news/1-34m-fund-support-community-food-farming-businesses/)

Discover other useful resources (http://www.feanetwork.org/our-projects/loans-for-enlightened-agriculture-programme)

For more funding opportunities for your community business, including the Community Business Bright Ideas programme (https://www.powertochange.org.uk/get-support/programmes/community-business-bright-ideas/) , check out the programme pages on the Power to Change website (https://www.powertochange.org.uk/get-support/programmes/)

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Links relating to the show

Bentley Urban Farm - http://www.bentleyurbanfarm.com

Doncopolitan - https://doncopolitan.com

Inspiration and background on food deserts

https://www.iconmann.com/home/2018/5/11/ron-finley
https://www.ted.com/speakers/ron_finley

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