Last Wednesday night, staff nutrition educators Diego and Chantal made a big splash in Richmond.. with an enormous pile of kale. Dozens of elementary school children tore into leaves of kale, pulling leaf from stem. The kale leaves found their way into big, communal mixing bowls, where scores of little hands massaged the green veggies […]
Are you looking for ways to make positive change in your community? Want to make a difference by sharing your passion for access to healthy food? Join Fresh Approach as a volunteer! Here are the top 5 reasons to volunteer with Fresh Approach in 2017: You’re passionate about healthy eating and want to support Fresh […]
Fresh Approach is now seeking a Mobile Farmers’ Market Sales Coordinator to join the food access program and operate the Freshest Cargo truck! This individual will serve as the on-site manager for the Freshest Cargo mobile farmers’ market truck in Contra Costa County, and support program administration and outreach. The role is primarily responsible for […]
Serves: 8-10 Ingredients: • 1 lb Brussels sprouts • 1 medium tart apple (like Granny Smith) • 1 medium red onion • 1 C chopped walnuts Dressing: • 1/4 C olive oil • 2 Tbsp apple cider vinegar • 1 Tbsp honey • 1 Tbsp Dijon mustard • 1 garlic clove, pressed or minced • […]
Freshest Cargo is now on Winter Break! The trucks will restart service at a to-be-determined date in January 2017. Stay tuned and check our schedule for updates!
Give Health This Holiday Season! Fresh Approach is committed to creating long-term change in Bay Area food systems by connecting California communities with healthy food from California farmers and expanding knowledge about food and nutrition. By supporting Fresh Approach, you can give the gift of health this holiday season and help connect Bay Area communities […]
Thanks to your generous support, Fresh Approach can continue it’s important work making healthy local food more accessible to communities throughout the Bay Area! Read more about our #GivingTuesday successes and catch our list of December events in our newsletter here.
Many thanks to those of you who joined us on December 8th to learn about how VeggieRx connects communities to farmers’ markets through nutrition education with fruit and vegetable vouchers! If you missed the webinar or would like copies of the presentation, both the recording and slides are now available on our website. You can access the webinar […]
In this week’s edition, learn how you can support Fresh Approach on #GivingTuesday, hear about upcoming events, and discover a mouth-watering holiday recipe! Click here to view our newsletter for November 11th, 2016.
In this week’s edition, learn about our impact at Richmond’s Literacy for Every Adult Program, hear about our upcoming benefit dinner at Sanctuary Bistro, preview our list of upcoming fall events, and grab a recipe for a kiwi-fig smoothie bowl! Click here to view our newsletter for October 31st, 2016.