Cuyahoga County

Strapped for time to read a full-length report on the program? We've got some summarized impacts from 2013 in this Snapshot. 

Ribbon Cutting and Dedication of the Terrence M. Ryan Agriculture Education Center at Stanard Farm

June 14, 2013 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Location: 
Stanard Farm
5320 Stanard Ave. United States
Cleveland, OH 44103

Please join us for the ... 

Ribbon Cutting and Dedication of the Terrence M. Ryan Agriculture Education Center at Stanard Farm  ... Read more »

City of Euclid Resolution for Hen Pilot Program

Euclid City Council is considering a proposed resolution that would create a hen pilot program for five families to each raise a flock of 4 chickens.

Working Group(s): 
Land Use & Planning

The Early Childhood Community Resource Fair

March 8, 2013 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: 
Trinity Cathedral and Commons
2230 Euclid Avenue Parking lot entrance is off of Prospect near East 22nd
Cleveland, OH 44115

Do you know how many resources are available in Cuyahoga County for families you serve?

 

 This FREE event will feature a variety of organizations from the Greater Cleveland Community!... Read more »

2012 Produce Perks transit posters

Over the course of Summer and Fall of 2012, FPC contracted 40 RTA buses on Cleveland east and west side routes to display posters directing customers to the nearest Produce Perks farmers' markets.

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

2012 Produce Perks Report released!

The Produce Perks Market Report provides a full scope of the program from May 2012 (2012 program launch) to January 2013 (near the closing of the program in April 2013). Several markets continue to participate in the program throughout the winter and distribute Produce Perks up until the end of April 2013.... Read more »

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

EBT Training for Farmers' Markets

February 11, 2013 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
Location: 
CanalWay Center
4524 East 49th Street
Cuyahoga Heights 44105

This training will focus on accepting Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) for food assistance cards at farmers’ markets.

Topics will include:

  • EBT acceptance process
  • Products that can be accepted
  • Cooperative business structure
  • Best practices for utilizing EBT to increase your market’s profitability
  • Funding opportunities

 

Farmers’ market managers, vendors, and community leaders are encouraged to attend.

No cost! Registration is requested.... Read more »

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

South Euclid Lyndhurst F2S 2012 Report

An updated report by the Cuyahoga County Board of Health on the efforts of the South Euclid Lyndhurst School Districts growing farm to school program.

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

2012 Produce Perks EBT Incentive Consumer Impact Survey TOOL

A 16 question consumer impact survey tool for Produce Perks developed by Wholesome Wave. This survey  was administered at 7 of the participating farmers' markets in Cuyahoga County from August-October 2012. The results are also included on our site.

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

2012 Produce Perks EBT Incentive Consumer Impact Survey RESULTS

Wholesome Wave reported results of their 2012 Produce Perks Consumer Impact Survey. The consumer survey was administered at 7 of the participating markets from August-October 2012. The actual survey tool is also available on our site.

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition