Marlena Wright Undergraduate Research Day Presentation

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Research project By: Marlena Wright and Adewola Osunsade

What is the Problem? • There is a Grocery Gap in Washington DC • Traveling time for residents in Ward 5 to get to a grocery store is much longer than for residents in other wards. • Residents in Ward 5 (along with 4,7 and 8) have the highest rates of obesity.

Conclusion • Next steps • How will these map help Good Foods? • How will they help the community?

SOURCES • • Census Bureau’s American Community Survey

Thank You!