Carrie Ferrence

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Carrie Ferrence

2012 Global Fellow
Founder of Stockbox Grocers with Jacqueline Gjurgevich

Carrie Ferrence 2012 Global Fellow

Bold Idea 

Promote healthy communities by improving access to fresh produce and grocery staples in urban food deserts.

Summary 

Stockbox Grocers believes that every community should have access to good food, to promote healthful living, social equity, and economic vibrancy.  We improve this access by placing small-format neighborhood grocery stores throughout urban communities, to offer fresh produce, meal solutions, and grocery staples. 

Experience 

Carrie Ferrence discovered her path to social entrepreneurism by way of a diverse and meaningful career in international development, construction salvage, and education. She contributes 10 years experience in strategic planning and retail management for small business, as well as policy development and communications for non-profits.

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