PROJECTS: The Farms of West Oakland: Snacks

An advertisement on the side of a corner market in West Oakland. Much of Oakland is considered a food desert: a low-income area where most residents live a mile or more away from a  supermarket. Many residents without access to transportation are forced to buy their food from nearby liquor stores and convenience stores. (Photo by Preston Gannaway © 2016)
Snacks

An advertisement on the side of a corner market in West Oakland. Much of Oakland is considered a food desert: a low-income area where most residents live a mile or more away from a supermarket. Many residents without access to transportation are forced to buy their food from nearby liquor stores and convenience stores.

(Photo by Preston Gannaway © 2016)