Fox 2 Detroit: Detroit nonprofit delivers fresh produce as a food prescription to those in need against chronic illness

What started as a resource for seniors to get fresh produce and health screenings in Detroit is expanding – not just for people over 55 – but for anyone who needs it.

A nearly 20-year study found the death rate for people 50-59 in Detroit and eight east side suburbs was 122 percent higher than the rest of the state. That’s partly why several non-profits realized they had to do something.

Read more in Fox 2 Detroit. 

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