Carlo DeMaria, Mayor of Everett and Kathleen O’Brien, Director of the Everett Community Health Partnership, Champion the MA Food Trust

On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 The Everett Independent published an OpEd titled, “Affordable Food: Everett’s Pathway to Health and Economic Vitality” by Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Kathleen O’Brien, Director of the Everett Community Health Partnership.  The article talks about the need for more access to healthy foods and jobs in Everett, and how the Massachusetts Food Trust Program, when funded, could help to fill this need in the community.  Local Senator Sal DiDomenico is a strong supporter of the MA Food Trust Program and of community programs in Everett, we hope that other legislators will join in this support and appropriate funds to this flexible financing program which help to increase both jobs and access to healthy foods in communities throughout the Commonwealth.

Read “Affordable Food: Everett’s Pathway to Health and Economic Vitality”

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