Nation’s First Non-Profit Supermarket Is Picking Up Steam
Fare & Square uses the store as a tool to creatively navigate and supply food deserts with nutritious yet affordable options. Food insecure families now have access to a food that will directly impact the local economy and the local community. Keeping the food and funding central is a sustainable method of production. It keeps the momentum the work going and reasons to establishing the market.
Last year, non-profit supermarket Fare & Square opened just south of Philly. We checked in to see how the store’s doing.