The Impact blog


The Story of Our Citrus

Supporting the local food economy is why we’re here, and we know it’s why so many of our members joined us! There’s nothing like fresh produce grown in your community, brought to you by people you know. There’s an unparalleled pleasure to be...

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Good Food Knows No Boundaries

4P Foods and Local Food Hub have always been at the leading edge of food system innovation. After years of working together, the merger of their distribution businesses four months ago has already resulted in a 27% increase in purchases from small...

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Partnership with the PATH Foundation

We are so pleased to announce the news of our partnership with the PATH Foundation. The PATH Foundation is a grant-making organization that enhances the health and vitality of the community with four areas of focus — access to health, childhood...

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Mid-Atlantic Food Port Feasibility Study

In January of 2019, 4P Foods and Food Works Group published An Assessment of the Mid-Atlantic Food Port Concept and Economic Impact on Rural Economic Development. The report is a study on the feasibility of a Mid-Atlantic Food Port that assesses the...

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Partnership with Local Food Hub

We at 4P Foods have very exciting news that will positively impact our local food system. After months of careful consideration, 4P Foods and Local Food Hub, a non-profit that partners with Virginia farmers to increase community access to food, have...

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The Geography of Good Food

4P FOODS brings high-quality, healthy food directly to your door. Each week, we deliver a selection of freshly harvested items from our partnering farms, many of whom are local, and all who meet our standards for sustainable agriculture and food...

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A New Look For Our Purpose

As we welcome the changing season, we are excited to announce news of changes here at 4P FOODS. Over the past four years, 4P FOODS has evolved its services as a food hub social enterprise. Now we are enhancing our visual identity to match our...

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Partnership With Bainum Family Foundation

We are proud to announce our partnership with the Bainum Family Foundation to expand our purpose of building a more equitable food system. The Bainum Family Foundation supports educational programs and services for underserved children and...

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What’s In the Winter Bag?

Access to high quality local and sustainable food doesn't have to end when the farmer's markets close. We deliver healthy and fresh food year-round! Even when it's snowy and cold outside, our local farm partners are still harvesting a great...

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