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.
The United Fresh Start Foundation recently held FreshStart Tour: Palm Springs Unified School District at FreshStart 2019, providing the produce industry with a behind-the-scenes look at school foodservice operations. Stephanie Bruce, the nationally recognized director of nutrition services for the Palm Springs School District, welcomed dozens of produce professionals from across the supply chain at […]
This article is part two to the August 2018 Growing Up Fresh newsletter article “The Value of Fresh for Homelesss Kids,” which told the story of Youth Service Bureau’s (YSB) United Fresh Start Foundation grant implementation. Inspired by YSB’s story, we invited Christina to speak at FreshStart 2019, the United Fresh Start Foundation’s annual event. […]
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.
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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.