Cumberland PATH: A Pilot Program to Increase Fruit & Vegetable Access in Rural Virginia

This case study of the Cumberland PATH fruit and vegetable benefit program highlights lessons learned and opportunities for organizations and other leaders interested in increasing access to fruits and vegetables in their communities. It provides an in-depth look at a Produce Prescription-style program, operating in a rural community without a robust healthcare infrastructure. The program partnered with community-based organizations and leveraged existing assets to increase access to fruits and vegetables for children and adults in the community.