Food is Community: How a ‘health food store on wheels’ serves Portland’s food deserts


Amelia Pape
Founder My Street Grocery
Director Food Access Programs
Whole Foods Market

My Street Grocery is a mobile grocery store in Portland, OR focused on providing everyone in the community with access to fresh, healthy, and affordable food. Amelia Pape leads Whole Food Market’s first trolley team that operates pop-up markets to neighborhoods where barriers to access include cost, mobility, transportation, and language. 

Learn how My Street Grocery has developed valuable food access partnerships –bringing not only fresh fruits and vegetables - but joy and meaningful connections to our underserved communities.

Dates offered:

November 17, 2016 Thursday 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Providence Cancer Center Ampitheater
Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan St.
Portland, OR 97213