Farmers' Markets

Growhio Cash Mob Farmer's Market Event August 17-22

August 17, 2012 - 12:00pm - August 22, 2012 - 6:00pm
Location: 
9 Farmers' Markets in Cuyahoga County

6 days. 9 markets. 130+ vendors.... Read more »

Health and Nutrition Working Group Meeting

August 14, 2012 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Location: 
Gypsy Beans and Baking Company
6425 Detroit Avenue
Cleveland

Join us for our next Health and Nutrition Working Group meeting.  We'll be sharing updates on our three major goals for 2012 - developing healthy vending policies, supporting farm to school initiatives, and increasing the use of food assistance programs at farmers' markets.  If you'd like to join us, please RSVP to Working Group Chair Annie Stahlheber at astahlheber [at] ccbh [dot] net

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

2012 ODJFS Wireless Point-of-Sale Machine Application

2012 Request for Applications for the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services Wireless Point-of-sale Machine program.

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

It's fresh food season! Check out NEO farmers' markets and CSAs!

It's that time of  year when markets all across the county (and state!) are ramping up to deliver you seasonal, fresh and healthy produce and goods! We have an updated listing of all the Cuyahoga County markets, dates and hours along with who participates in food assistance programs here. ... Read more »

Cuyahoga County Farmers Markets 2012

Listing of all known farmers' markets and farm stands in Cuyahoga County. This listing includes information on days and hours of operation, location, which RTA routes serve each market, and which markets accept WIC and Senior Farmers' Market coupons, the Ohio Direction Card, and offer Double Value Produce Perks for Ohio Direction Card shoppers.  This information will be updated periodically throughout the season.

Health & Nutrition Working Group Meeting

July 12, 2012 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Location: 
Gypsy Bean Cafe
6425 Detroit Ave
Cleveland, OH 44102

The next meeting of the Health and Nutrition Working Group will be June 5th from 9:00 - 11:00 am.  The 2012 initiatives for this working group include farm to school, expanding food assistance use at local farmers markets, and healthy vending machine policies, To learn more about this working group or to get more details about our next meeting, contact Working Group Leader, Annie Stahlheber at astahlheber [at] ccbh [dot] net or 216.201.2001 ext. 1544

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

FRESHWATER - Produce Perks Program Addresses Fresh Food Gaps In City Neighborhoods

When the Broadway Farmers Market in Slavic Village piloted a new program to offer a dollar-for-dollar match to Ohio Direction Card customers who purchase produce, it experienced a 191-percent increase in Direction Card sales in one year.
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Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

Health and Nutrition Working Group Meeting

June 5, 2012 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Location: 
To Be Determined

The next meeting of the Health and Nutrition Working Group will be June 5th from 9:00 - 11:00 am.  The 2012 initiatives for this working group include farm to school, expanding food assistance use at local farmers markets, and healthy vending machine policies, To learn more about this working group or to get more details about our next meeting, contact Working Group Leader, Annie Stahlheber at astahlheber [at] ccbh [dot] net or 216.201.2001 ext. 1544

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

Double Value Produce Perks

                            

Program Details

The Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition (FPC) is happy to offer another year of the Produce Perks program in Cuyahoga County!

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition

Use of Ohio Direction Card (EBT) at Many Farmers Markets Increases with Incentive Program

In the second year of The EBT Incentive Program, developed by Ohio State Extension and the Health and Nutrition Work Group of the FPC with support from several foundations, 17 farmers' markets in Cuyahoga County were able to increase consumption of fresh, local and healthy food for many Ohio Direction Card customers.... Read more »

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition