• Community Vision Joins ReFresh™ Initiative, JPMorgan Chase Foundation Secured as First InvestorBy: Luba Yusim | January 30, 2014
    Category: Central Valley Economic Development Healthy Foods Lending
    The Community Vision (Community Vision) is pleased to announce it has joined ReFresh™, a national initiative of The Reinvestment Fund (TRF), designed to improve access to healthy foods in urban and rural communities across the U.S.  JP Morgan Chase Foundation is the initiative’s first investor. Community Vision will focus its efforts on improving access to… Read More
  • Other Avenues Food Co-op Secures Their Place in the CommunityBy: NCCLF | October 21, 2013
    Category: Healthy Foods Lending San Francisco
    Other Avenues is a worker-owned food cooperative in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset district where only the workers are members.  Workers manage the business democratically by making business decisions using the consensus model. Other Avenue’s mission is to provide food and supplies for sustainable lifestyles, supporting organic and local farms, and serving as a model for workplace… Read More