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

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

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

#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

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

Press Release: Good Food Purchasing Program (LA, 2012) Shortlisted for Future Policy Award!

2018-10-17T22:14:30+00:00

Champions in supporting agroecological approaches: Shortlist of Future Policy Award 2018 out now Best policies promoting agroecological approaches shortlisted for international award include candidates from Brazil, Denmark, Ecuador, India, the Philippines, Senegal, the United States [...]

Press Release: Good Food Purchasing Program (LA, 2012) Shortlisted for Future Policy Award!2018-10-17T22:14:30+00:00

City’s Milk Buying Could Help Farmers in Crisis and Workers in Need

2018-09-26T18:10:23+00:00

City’s Milk Buying Could Help Farmers in Crisis and Workers in Need David Brand CityLimits.org Feature photo: Chaumtoli Huq, a CUNY Law professor and a labor lawyer, has called on New [...]

City’s Milk Buying Could Help Farmers in Crisis and Workers in Need2018-09-26T18:10:23+00:00

What if School Lunch Programs Promoted Public Health, Good Jobs, and the Environment?

2018-05-25T22:02:09+00:00

What if School Lunch Programs Promoted Public Health, Good Jobs, and the Environment? Anna Lappé and Jose Oliva The Nation From LA to Cook County, local governments are using their [...]

What if School Lunch Programs Promoted Public Health, Good Jobs, and the Environment?2018-05-25T22:02:09+00:00