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Parent Activist Marlene Schwartz

Date: Tue 31 May 2011

Story by The Food Revolution Team

When Marlene’s children first started school in Guilford School District, potato chips and ice cream were sold at lunchtime as fundraisers. Marlene noticed that kids would buy these snacks and then...

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Jeff Mills: DC's Food Revolutionary

Date: Tue 31 May 2011

Story by The Food Revolution Team

Jeff Mills: Food Service Director, District of Columbia Jeff is the ambitious former NYC restaurateur hired to revolutionize DC Public Schools’ food. Jeff helps confront DC’s childhood obesity...

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Rick Cota: Claremont, CA Food Revolutionary

Date: Tue 31 May 2011

Story by The Food Revolution Team

When Rick accepted the position of Nutrition Services Director for Claremont Unified School District (CUSD) in 2009, his district relied 100% on processed foods and government commodities. Since...

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More Fruit And Veg In San Diego Schools

Date: Tue 31 May 2011

Story by The Food Revolution Team

For twenty-three years, Gary Petill worked in the hotel industry. Eight years ago he joined San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD) Food Services with a mission to try and inspire a change in the...

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Back To Scratch In Davis California

Date: Tue 31 May 2011

Story by The Food Revolution Team

Rafaelita ‘RC’ Curva has been working since 2001 to bring freshly prepared and made-from-scratch dishes to the lunch plates of the students in Davis, California. RC, SNS, is the Director of...

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Rodney Taylor: School Food Revolutionary

Date: Tue 31 May 2011

Story by The Food Revolution Team

Rodney Taylor has been the Director of Director of Nutrition Services for Riverside Unified School District – the 15th largest district in the state of California - since August 2002. In this...

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Scratch Cooking For Compton Unified School District

Date: Tue 31 May 2011

Story by The Food Revolution Team

Tracie Thomas is the Director of Nutrition Services for the Compton Unified School District. From the minute she took the position, she eliminated the serving of strawberry milk at all campuses in...

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