The Food System

We believe every child, no matter where they live, should have equitable and affordable access to healthier food and beverages.
To create an equitable food system, we develop and implement strategies to:
Change Supply through groundbreaking commitments and partnerships with food and beverage manufacturers.
Increase Access through strategic partnerships with retailers.
Create Demand for healthier food by educating and inspiring kids and their families within communities.

Prevention Services

Decreasing Calories & Sugar from Beverages

Our landmark agreement with the American Beverage Association has contributed to a 90 percent reduction in calories from beverages shipped to American schools since 2004. We didn’t stop there. The Coca-Cola Company, Dr Pepper Snapple Group and PepsiCo committed to decreasing beverage calories in the overall American diet by 2025.

Learn More About Our Work with the Beverage Industry
Innovating Healthcare

Increasing Access to Healthier Options with McDonald’s

Through our partnership, McDonald’s announced a global commitment to increase customers’ access to healthier food and drink options for families.

Learn about our 2013 commitment Learn about our 2018 commitment
Healthier Generation Store with Amazon

Improving the Availability of Healthier Products with Amazon Business

Our collaboration with Amazon Business will help schools, out-of-school time sites, communities, families and workplaces to more easily identify and access items that align with national nutrition standards.

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Lowering the Cost of Healthier Options in School Districts

In partnership with the Urban School Food Alliance, we will give large and small school districts alike the power to purchase high quality food and products without sacrificing cost.

Learn More About Our Work with Urban School Food Alliance