This toolkit is developed in collaboration with its Originator with the purpose of supporting local community empowerment and activities.

About the project

This is a 9-month circular and collaborative model created by SNODI in Turin, IT (the program is locally known as Fa Bene MERCATO®).

Thanks to the collection and distribution of healthy food that is donated by local producers, this program improves the well-being of a community by promoting inclusion with transformative and co-designed activities.


KEY IMPACT PARAMETERS

Why this project matters, and who it is for

Origin: Turin, IT 🇮🇹
Time: 9-12 months
Type of Action:
Impact program
Difficulty: Medium
Investment need: $ $ $ – –
Impact:
access to staple goods, community activation, social inclusion.

This project
is perfect for you if…
You are part of or work with a community hub, and you want to promote a system that activates beneficiaries, producers and other organisations.


In this toolkit you’ll find:
  • Step-by-step guide
  • Inputs to adapt this model to your community
  • Key suggestions by the Originator
  • Tips & tricks
  • Budgeting template
  • Impact indicators.
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You like this project but you don’t feel 100% ready? We’ve got you covered! Twice a year, we run a training program to support our community to get started. Join the next batch!


More about the project

In cities around the world, inequalities of income, wealth, environmental and social conditions are increasing. It is not easy for all citizens to access sustainable and healthy food and at the same time, feel connected with the local community or neighbourhood.

A high rate of people are at risk of poverty and social exclusion. To address this challenge, it’s important to spread innovative models that aim to reduce inequalities, create opportunities, empower locals, and activate the beneficiaries.


Join the movement today

How does it work:
Choose a project
Preview the toolkit and learn about requirements
Start the replication and complete self-assessment
Review agreements and get going
JOIN THE NEXT PROJECT TRAINING:

You like this project but you don’t feel 100% ready? We’ve got you covered! Twice a year, we run a training program to support our community to get started. Join the next batch!

Food can contribute to achieving all 17 SDGs.


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