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The Truck Farm Hits the Road

What’s the best way to teach kids about farming when you’re nowhere near a farm? How about bringing a farm to the kids? Our two mobile Truck Farms visited students […]

Celebrating our School Lunch Heroes

On May 5th, we celebrated a group of School Lunch Heroes: our incredible Healthy School Food team!  Each member of this team goes above and beyond every day to prepare […]

Fresh Feature Friday at Smothers Elementary

Fourth and fifth graders at Smothers Elementary School had the opportunity to taste test three new butternut squash recipes during their lunch period on January 20th. The tasting was part […]

Nudging Kids Toward Healthy Choices

It’s an age-old question that has puzzled parents and school officials alike: How do we get kids to eat more fruits and vegetables?  Since 2008, our Healthy School Food (HSF) […]

A Hunger Free Summer

     In DC over 40,000 students on free and reduced lunch are at risk of experiencing hunger this summer.      Every year when schools let out for the […]

Photos: Fiesta Fajita Friday!

Last Friday, students at Washington Jesuit Academy were treated to Fiesta Fajita Friday by our Healthy  School Foods Team. DC Central Kitchen’s dietetic intern, Lauryn Woodruff, organized the latin themed […]