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U.S. Veterans Serve at Home by Combating Food Desertshttps://www.cdfifund.gov/impact/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=31U.S. Veterans Serve at Home by Combating Food Deserts<div class="ExternalClass603E702D64C645A0A38DA01FF0CB2357"><p>The shuttering of three area Walmart stores forced residents in a 44 square mile swath of southwest Wichita, Kansas to live in a food desert. However through the partnership and support of the CDFI Fund, Enterprise Community Loan Fund and veteran-owned business Honor Capital, low-income families again have access to healthy food options and locally-driven economic opportunity.</p><p><a href="/Documents/Honor%20Capital%20HFFI%20Impact%20Story%20FINAL%20062117v2.pdf" target="_blank">Read the full story here.</a></p></div>2017-06-23T13:00:00ZLocal Impact31GP0|#1a5f1af2-c3d3-442b-86b7-a205c0729d6b;L0|#01a5f1af2-c3d3-442b-86b7-a205c0729d6b|Kansas;GTSet|#52f34ab0-6f81-4fe6-b393-2715c7089532;GP0|#b2dd7f0b-327b-4f6e-9ac4-36458499a10c;L0|#0b2dd7f0b-327b-4f6e-9ac4-36458499a10c|Healthy Food Financing Iniative