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About the Chef Ann FoundationFounded in 2009 by Chef Ann Cooper, a pioneer in school food reform, the Read more

The Case for Central Kitchens

Turning vision into reality

One of my favorite farmers, Joel Salatin often says if we want to save agriculture and the health of our...

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Available Grants

Our mission is to provide school district administrators, food service directors, and their teams with the tools and resources they need to serve healthy, nutritious, and delicious food to every student, every day. Through our grant programs, we are able to award special funding to schools that are committed to making real, positive changes to their food programs. See grants

Supporting Research

Marketing Vegetables: Leveraging Branded Media to Increase Vegetable Uptake in Elementary Schools

Food marketing to children often entices them to eat fast food and sugary food, but what if marketing was aimed...Read more

Our Supporters

Thank you to Life Time Foundation for funding the maintenance and upkeep of The Lunch Box and ensuring that all schools have free access. Learn more