The United Fresh Start Foundation is focused on one core mission — to increase children’s access to fresh fruits and vegetables. We believe every child should grow up with access to fresh, wholesome fruits and vegetables to ensure a stronger, healthier future.
DNO Produce is spearheading a public-private partnership, supporting research, and getting kids excited about fresh produce. The efforts are helping DNO’s business at the same time. The DNO initiative was inspired by a researcher who spoke at the United Fresh Start Foundation’s January 2018 conference about opportunities for industry to enhance the Fresh Fruit and […]
Betti Wiggins is a powerhouse in the world of school food. She’s won nearly every school nutrition award and continually receives accolades from farmers, foodies and everyone in between. Lucky for the United Fresh Start Foundation, she’s also a friend. Betti joins United Fresh members on Capitol Hill, educating legislators about the importance of federal […]
Our vision is that all schools provide easily accessible, high-quality fresh fruits and vegetables during breakfast, lunch, snacks, and school-based events every day. Learn more about our efforts.
Our vision is that all afterschool, weekend, and summer programs where kids gather or are collectively served food provide fresh fruits and vegetables. Learn more about our efforts.
IN THE INDUSTRY
Our vision is to build collaboration of United Fresh Produce Association members with schools and community organizations serving children food. Learn more about our efforts.