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Curbside Market awarded $481K grant from USDA

The Curbside Market is one of the most critical public health programs in the Rochester area. The USDA recently awarded Foodlink a large grant to help make Curbside the first mobile WIC vendor in the nation!

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“‘Since we launched five years ago, the Curbside Market has effectively attracted and incentivized customers who use SNAP benefits,” said Mitch Gruber, Foodlink’s Chief Programs Officer. “With WIC, we see a vital opportunity for growth, and through the USDA’s support, Foodlink can begin to offer more healthy food retail options for young mothers and children in our communities.’”

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