May 2019

Eating Organic Can Help Reduce the High Cost of Cheap Food

2019-05-20T21:55:05+00:00

Eating Organic Can Help Reduce the High Cost of Cheap Food Bob Quinn and Liz Carlisle San Francisco Chronicle As a farmer and researcher dedicated to a healthier and more [...]

Eating Organic Can Help Reduce the High Cost of Cheap Food2019-05-20T21:55:05+00:00

March 2019

Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance

2019-03-21T22:08:54+00:00

Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance Andrea Germanos Common Dreams Food justice advocates heaped praise on Boston Monday after the city's legislative body unanimously passed an ordinance that [...]

Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance2019-03-21T22:08:54+00:00

Boston City Council Passes Landmark Food Justice Policy

2019-03-21T22:13:23+00:00

Media contact: Taylor Billings tbillings@corporateaccountability.org 617-695-2525   The Good Food Purchasing Program will bring healthy, sustainable and ethically sourced food to the city.   BOSTON -- Today, the Boston City Council unanimously voted to advance [...]

Boston City Council Passes Landmark Food Justice Policy2019-03-21T22:13:23+00:00

February 2019

Cincinnati School Board Passes Good Food Purchasing Program Resolution

2019-02-04T23:47:55+00:00

On January 28th 2019, the Cincinnati School Board unanimously voted in favor of a resolution adopting the Good Food Purchasing Program in Cincinnati public schools. In 2017, Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS) spent more than $7.7 million on [...]

Cincinnati School Board Passes Good Food Purchasing Program Resolution2019-02-04T23:47:55+00:00

January 2019

Cincinnati leads the way with Good Food Purchasing Policy

2019-02-06T16:35:58+00:00

Cincinnati leads the way with Good Food Purchasing Policy Hannah Halbert Policy Matters Ohio In 2017, Cincinnati Public Schools spent more than $7.7 million on food for their kids. That’s [...]

Cincinnati leads the way with Good Food Purchasing Policy2019-02-06T16:35:58+00:00

December 2018

Press Release: D.C. Public Schools To Become First on East Coast to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Program

2019-02-05T16:40:22+00:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lea Howe lea@dcgreens.org 202.468.0176 D.C. Public Schools To Become First on East Coast to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Program Bill Aims to Improve School Meal Nutrition and Quality, Boost Local Economy [...]

Press Release: D.C. Public Schools To Become First on East Coast to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Program2019-02-05T16:40:22+00:00

With Lessons from Los Angeles, D.C. Takes a Good Food Policy Coast to Coast

2019-01-10T18:38:11+00:00

With Lessons from Los Angeles, D.C. Takes a Good Food Policy Coast to Coast Sarah Reinhardt Union of Concerned Scientists Just a week after the Council of the District of [...]

With Lessons from Los Angeles, D.C. Takes a Good Food Policy Coast to Coast2019-01-10T18:38:11+00:00

November 2018

#PurchasingPower: How Institutional Food Purchases Can Change The World

2019-02-05T16:41:44+00:00

#PurchasingPower: How Institutional Food Purchases Can Change The World Anna Lappé Rootstock Last week, a friend traveling in Bali saw my words in a storefront window display and texted me [...]

#PurchasingPower: How Institutional Food Purchases Can Change The World2019-02-05T16:41:44+00:00

Another Voice: Good Food Purchasing Program elevates student nutrition

2019-02-05T16:43:24+00:00

Another Voice: Good Food Purchasing Program elevates student nutrition Sam Magavern The Buffalo News Each day, the Buffalo Public Schools serves roughly 25,000 breakfasts, 28,000 lunches, and 5,000 snacks. That [...]

Another Voice: Good Food Purchasing Program elevates student nutrition2019-02-05T16:43:24+00:00

World Food Day Brings Global Recognition to the Good Food Purchasing Program in Rome

2019-02-05T16:48:30+00:00

This year on World Food Day, our co-founders Alexa Delwiche and Paula Daniels were in Rome at the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization headquarters to receive a Future Policy Award for Scaling Up [...]

World Food Day Brings Global Recognition to the Good Food Purchasing Program in Rome2019-02-05T16:48:30+00:00

October 2018

Celebrating Food Day 2018 by Honoring our Good Food Heroes

2018-10-24T17:00:55+00:00

Each year on Food Day, the Center for Good Food Purchasing recognizes the exemplary leadership of Good Food Heroes—individuals or organizations with significant accomplishments in some aspect of their work in the Good Food [...]

Celebrating Food Day 2018 by Honoring our Good Food Heroes2018-10-24T17:00:55+00:00

Press Release: Good Food Purchasing Program Receives 2018 Future Policy Award Honorable Mention

2018-10-17T22:09:37+00:00

Future Policy Award 2018 crowns best policies on agroecology and sustainable food systems The “100% organic state” Sikkim in India wins Gold. Policies from Brazil, Denmark and Ecuador honoured with Silver Awards Hamburg/Rome, 12 October [...]

Press Release: Good Food Purchasing Program Receives 2018 Future Policy Award Honorable Mention2018-10-17T22:09:37+00:00