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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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United Fresh Start Foundation Hosts FreshStart 2019

Sep 18, 2018

FreshStart 2019, the United Fresh Start Foundation’s annual conference, golf tournament and gala dinner bringing the industry together to increase kids’ access to fresh produce, will once again feature a silent and live auction benefitting the foundation and a half-day education program focused on how the fresh produce industry increases children’s access to fresh fruits […]

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Growing Healthy Kids – and Healthy Talent

Sep 14, 2018

It started with squash – not the vegetable, but the game. Stuart Jablon, President and CEO of Backyard Farms was playing against Ken Walsh, the CEO of the Alfond Youth Center, who shared that he was interested in building a greenhouse for the organization’s 5,000 kids, nearly 80 percent of whom are food insecure. He […]

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