Honoring Our 2020 Good Food Heroes: The Essential Workers of the Food System

2020-10-27T22:41:15+00:00

Honoring Our 2020 Good Food Heroes: The Essential Workers of the Food System Food Day has always been a time for reflection and appreciation; it is a time to recognize and celebrate our outstanding [...]

Honoring Our 2020 Good Food Heroes: The Essential Workers of the Food System2020-10-27T22:41:15+00:00

How Can We Improve Food Access In Chicago And Beyond? Food Policy Summit Brings Experts Together

2020-03-03T01:57:48+00:00

How Can We Improve Food Access In Chicago And Beyond? Food Policy Summit Brings Experts Together Maxwell Evans Book Club Chicago Activists Malik Yakini of Detroit and Navina Khanna of [...]

How Can We Improve Food Access In Chicago And Beyond? Food Policy Summit Brings Experts Together2020-03-03T01:57:48+00:00

Local, Grass-fed Beef Coming to AISD Cafeterias

2020-03-03T01:51:23+00:00

Local, Grass-fed Beef Coming to AISD Cafeterias Russell Falcon KXAN The Austin Independent School District announced on Thursday that local, grass-fed beef is coming to its cafeterias. The district says [...]

Local, Grass-fed Beef Coming to AISD Cafeterias2020-03-03T01:51:23+00:00

Supporting Indigenous Foodways Is For Everyone, Says Daniels

2020-03-03T02:04:53+00:00

Supporting Indigenous Foodways Is For Everyone, Says Daniels Katherine Walla Food Tank Native Hawai’ian foodways are rising back up through the asphalt, says Paula Daniels, co-founder and Chief of What’s [...]

Supporting Indigenous Foodways Is For Everyone, Says Daniels2020-03-03T02:04:53+00:00

Reflections from Paula Daniels on a Decade of Good Food Organizing

2019-12-19T16:54:44+00:00

The Los Angeles Food Policy Council and supporters, Immediately after the unanimous adoption of the Good Food Purchasing Program by the City of Los Angeles, on Food Day October 2012. Paula Daniels (center) is [...]

Reflections from Paula Daniels on a Decade of Good Food Organizing2019-12-19T16:54:44+00:00

How to Fight Back Against Injustice in Your School Cafeteria

2019-11-19T04:09:11+00:00

How to Fight Back Against Injustice in Your School Cafeteria Jennifer Gladdis Teen Vogue This op-ed argues that our system of “cheap” industrial food and low-wage labor is incredibly costly [...]

How to Fight Back Against Injustice in Your School Cafeteria2019-11-19T04:09:11+00:00

Announcing our 2019 Good Food Heroes

2019-10-24T18:57:59+00:00

Each year on Food Day, the Center for Good Food Purchasing recognizes exemplary leadership of Good Food Heroes: individuals or organizations with significant accomplishments related to  the Good Food Purchasing Program in the past [...]

Announcing our 2019 Good Food Heroes2019-10-24T18:57:59+00:00

Why School Cafeterias Should be the Frontlines of Policy Change

2019-09-11T23:41:17+00:00

Why School Cafeterias Should be the Frontlines of Policy Change Jennifer E Gaddis The Guardian Healthier children, better wages, stronger local economies, sustainable food – the fight for all of [...]

Why School Cafeterias Should be the Frontlines of Policy Change2019-09-11T23:41:17+00:00

How Are San Francisco Schools Doing on Their Commitment to Better Food?

2019-09-12T03:28:24+00:00

How Are San Francisco Schools Doing on Their Commitment to Better Food? Katie Ettman SPUR Lots of restaurants, private companies and public institutions say they source food ethically, provide healthy [...]

How Are San Francisco Schools Doing on Their Commitment to Better Food?2019-09-12T03:28:24+00:00