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The Center for Good Food Purchasing 2017-10-24T07:26:50+00:00

The Good Food Purchasing Program transforms the way public institutions purchase food by creating a transparent and equitable food system built on five core values: local economies, health, valued workforce, animal welfare, and environmental sustainability. The Center for Good Food Purchasing provides a comprehensive set of tools, technical support, and verification system to assist institutions in meeting their Program goals and commitments.

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FOOD DAY HEROES

The Center for Good Food Purchasing is pleased to celebrate Food Day 2017 with our recognition of our Food Day Heroes. This year we honor a Good Food Institutional Partner, a Good Food Local Partner, and a Good Food Policy Hero.

GUS SCHUMACHER
GUS SCHUMACHERGood Food Policy Hero
OAKLAND UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
OAKLAND UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICTGood Food Institutional Hero
CHICAGO COALITION: GOOD FOOD PURCHASING PROGRAM
CHICAGO COALITION: GOOD FOOD PURCHASING PROGRAMGood Food Local Hero

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