Could large grocery chains take part in solving access to quality food and health disparities in marginalized communities? Meet Jillian Griffith, a registered dietitian nutritionist with Giant Food, the only grocery store in Ward 8, who is helping to mobilize the #Ward8HealthMovement in Southeast, DC. With a brand new store concept that includes fitness classes and nutrition counseling, Jillian is helping shoppers maximize their experience. In this episode, she sheds light on the health opportunities in Ward 8, Giant Food's partnerships with local grassroots organizations to advocate better food choices for residents, and her passion for promoting a life of wellness.
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