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How One Life Insurance Company Eases Food Desert Needs

Only fifteen minutes outside of Asheville, a city known for its abundance of culinary delights, one Western North Carolina town is deep in a food desert. As with many swaths of Buncombe County, Swannanoa is in a low-income area where residents have significantly less access to supermarkets or large grocery stores. Per the United States Department of Agriculture’s...