Our Story


In the spring of 2011 the founders of Get Healthy Dallas, Stacy Cherones and Robert Foster, conducted a research project in partnership with the Turner Twelve of Lincoln High School and the Maquire Center for Ethics at Southern Methodist University.  The Ethics Design Team at Maquire, a select group of undergraduate students, wanted to study the phenomenon of food deserts, … Continue reading Our Story

Our Mission


Get Healthy Dallas (GHD) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to addressing the lack of healthy food options, adequate education, and economic development opportunities in South Dallas, Fair Park. GHD goal is to teach the community how to grow their own food rather than giving them yesterday’s leftovers and to transform the food and job desert … Continue reading Our Mission