Farmbox Bicycle delivery loaded with supplies

Eastside Connect

$150,000

open space authority funds contributed to project

2020

project awarded

Initially launched in response to COVID-19, Veggielution's Eastside Connect program serves more than 250 people per week through farm boxes, hot meals, and our onsite farm stand. Beginning in 2021, with the funding from the Open Space Authoriy, Veggielution will grow the capacity of Eastside Connect based on recommendations from our recent land use plan. By adding bike delivery, food safety certification, and value added products prepared by local residents, this program will help build a more pandemic- and climate-resilient local food system.
Award Date:
December 11, 2020
Program:
Urban Grant Program
Location:
647 S KING RD, SAN JOSE, CA 95116

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