$200,000 in federal funding going to help Buffalo’s African Heritage Food Co-op

Jaime E. Love

That funds will help them enhance their locations in Niagara Falls and their web page on the East Side that just opened up in 2020.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Above the past handful of months we have talked a whole lot about food deserts and the require for more possibilities in Buffalo’s East Facet after the only grocery keep in the area was shut down after the mass capturing.

On Thursday it was declared some federal pounds are on the way to enable.

Buffalo’s African Heritage Food stuff Co-op will acquire $200,000. That revenue will enable them enhance their locations in Niagara Falls and their web-site on the East Side that just opened up in 2020.

The funding was declared by U.S. Senate Vast majority Chief Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand on Thursday. The funds comes from the United States Division of Agriculture’s (USDA) Wholesome Meals Financing Initiative

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