Growing Up Fresh

The United Fresh Start Foundation is focused on one core mission — to increase children’s access to fresh fruits and vegetables.

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Trying Fresh for the First Time

Jul 13, 2018

By: Kate Olender, Senior Director of Health and Wellness, United Fresh Produce Association Eleven-year old Aniana had never tasted a blueberry until she tried one in Kids Cuisine. She had also never tried watermelon. It turns out she likes the taste of both! For Aniana, it’s an added bonus that that eating fruit helps keep […]

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Connecting the Produce Industry and Foodservice

Jul 13, 2018

By: Kate Olender, Senior Director of Health and Wellness, United Fresh Produce Association During the United Fresh Show in Chicago last month, the United Fresh Start Foundation hosted the School Foodservice Forum. The annual event facilitates connections between school foodservice professionals and the fresh produce industry to provide more fresh produce to more children. To […]

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