Translating evidence into impact
Programs to reduce food insecurity among tribal citizens have often ignored cultural differences and eroded food sovereignty, but one tribe is taking a new approach.
Story How Hmong Farmers in the Twin Cities Are Creating a More Equitable Food SystemThe Hmong American Farmers Association is helping farmers access land, training, and stable income—and get food to community members who need it most. Story How One Tribal Nation Is Increasing Food Access and Restoring Culinary Traditions in the Great Lakes RegionPrograms to reduce food insecurity among tribal citizens have often ignored cultural differences and eroded food sovereignty, but one tribe is taking a new approach. Story A Food Prescription Program Is Bringing Fresh Produce to Rural MississippiBy combining food access with health care, the program is transforming community health. Story An Illinois Food Bank’s Move toward Online Ordering and Grocery Delivery Is Removing Barriers to Healthy Food AccessThe My Pantry Express Program prioritizes client choice and dignity to reach more people facing food insecurity. Story ‘A Place That’s Safe’: Housing for Trans People, by Trans PeopleAtlanta’s Trans Housing Coalition shows how trans-led organizations can reduce homelessness and support housing stability for trans women and models possibilities for trans supports everywhere. Story Centering Women’s Voices to Improve Maternal Health PoliciesBetter understanding the experiences of people who become pregnant and give birth is crucial to improving postpartum care and patient-provider relationships.