Things we might want to see brainstorming (circa January 2009)

Lents Town Center location

Culturally appropriate, healthy, fresh, and affordable food



Community, driven, responsive

Accept food stamps

Economically viable

Educate about healthy food and cultural food

Local products

Uncubate neighborhood microbusinesses

“Community center through food”

Participation by many cultural groups

Commerical kitchen

“Pastaworks at 40% off”

Gluten-free and other special diets

“Adventures in meat eating”

A store where all the cultures and ethnicities of east Portland can shop