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Today’s Solutions: July 18, 2024

A free grocery store opens in

A free grocery store opens in San Francisco neighborhood to combat food insecurity

BY THE OPTIMIST DAILY EDITORIAL STAFF In a game-changing step for food security in San Francisco, a new free grocery shop has opened in the Bayview district, intending to fill low-income families' pantries without cost. The District 10 Community Market, the city's first of its kind, held a grand Read More...

Plantega is bringing vegan foo

Plantega is bringing vegan foods to your local bodega store

If you live in New York City, you will soon have easier access to plant-based ingredients thanks to Plantega, an initiative bringing vegan foods to the city’s bodegas, corner shops, and convenience stores.  Your typical bodega is a small corner shop featuring processed snacks and packaged Read More...