Resources and Expertise to Support People and Communities

Evaluation of the Local Agricultural Community Exchange

CRS Team:

CRS Evaluation Coordinator Michele Cranwell Schmidt and Director Jane Kolodinsky

Partner Organization:

The Local Agricultural Community Exchange (LACE) and Central Vermont Community Action Council (CVCAC)


CRS is the evaluator of the Local Agricultural Community Exchange (LACE) project. LACE is a non-profit organization located in Barre, Vermont and a community revitalization initiative centralized around the renovation of a vacant storefront in an economically distressed community. LACE is carried out through the public-private partnership of LACE, CVCAC, and the storefront venue, which includes an artisan gallery, a commercially licensed community kitchen, and the Farm Fresh Market and Caf

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