Education

No More Mystery Meat: “Cafeteria Man” Champions School Nutrition Reform

Cafeteria Man Tony Geraci fights for fresh, local produce in every school lunch.

Making Agriculture “Cool” for Youth

Food Tank, in collaboration with GFAR, has compiled an exciting list of organizations working with young people around the world to make agriculture cool again.

Feeding America Steps In When Subsidized School Lunches Take a Holiday

Feeding America is working to provide food for children who lose access to free or reduced-price school meals over the summer.

Students and Co-op Bring Suspended Groceries to Community

Williams College students are partnering with a local co-op to provide groceries to financially unstable community members.

Using Fresh and Local Ingredients to Improve School Meals in the Midwest

Gorilla Gourmet provides nutritious, organic, locally-sourced meals for thousands of school children across Illinois and Wisconsin.

10 Urban Agriculture Projects from Europe’s Greenest City: Freiburg, Germany

Freiburg is historically one of the most environmentally-conscious cities in all of Europe. Food Tank highlights ten urban agriculture projects in Freiburg.

The Gardeneers: Two Chicago School Teachers on a Mission to Change Schools Through Gardens

The Gardeneers team provides a unique and customized combination of services for schools looking to implement school gardens in Chicago, Illinois.

Food Tank’s Summer 2014 Reading List – 18 Books For A Better Food System

Food Tank’s 18 summer “must reads” for your tablet or bookshelf.

Celebrating Mothers Who Invest in Their Children and the Land

This May, let’s honor the investment that mothers throughout Rwanda—-and the rest of Africa—-are making in their children and in their land.

Foodshed Pizza and Pasta: Opening the Kitchen to Napa-Area Youth

Foodshed’s internship program gives low-income and at-risk youth restaurant experience that translates to better futures.