Request healthy options in corner stores.
There are lots of ways to Take Step Two:
- Find out what is already happening in your community : Local Food Policy Council, Chamber of Commerce, North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Local Farmers, CSAs, NC Department of Agriculture, Healthy Corner Stores Network.
- Check out the corner store in your community to see if there are healthy foods and beverages available.
- Form or find a group of people in your community who will support healthy stores.
- Talk the store owner to see if he or she is willing to provide healthier options.