FoodFight

FoodFight
Organization Name:
FoodFight
Primary Address 1:
21 W. 46th St ste 1205
Primary Address City:
New York
Primary Address State:
NY
Primary Address Zip:
10036
Long Organization Description:

FoodFight’s mission is to revolutionize the way we eat and think about food. Using schools as a platform, FoodFight arms teachers, students, parents and school staff with the tools and knowledge they need to make healthier choices and become role models and agents of change for their families and communities.

Organization Website Address:
Organization Phone Number:
(646) 568-1275
Director, Manager or CEO (First Name):
Deborah Lewison-Grant
How do customers and clients contact your organization?:
Email, Telephone
Interesting Fact About the Organization:
Impact: 23 states, 35,832 students, 165 teachers, 144 schools
Community members (approx.):
3,000
Number of staff/employees:
5
Year Started:
2010
Major Funders:
Fresh Direct, Nutiva, 12 West Capital Management LP, Hello Fresh, Charity Sub, Organic Valley, Nourish Snacks, Newman’s Own, Dig Inn Seasonal Market, Integrative Nutrition
Organization Type:
Food Literacy, Food Rescue, Nutrition Education
About the Organization:
FoodFight offers a variety of programs that are relatively easy for school wellness champions to self-administer. We are also happy to speak with you about bringing the FoodFight team to your school (or district) to run programming specifically designed for your schools wellness needs.
Latest Project:
If you are looking to launch a food literacy campaign at your school, reinvigorate an existing wellness committee, or encourage more school-wide buy in, cooking, gardening, or physical fitness programs, FoodFight’s Food Literacy Toolkits can help. Once you have gone through the three steps of the toolkit, you are ready to start the process of educating your school community.
Areas Served:
Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island, Queens, National
Core Programs:
Teacher wellness program, foodfight in the classroom, parent wellness program
Major Issues:
Health Inequity, Nutrition Education (Children/Youth), Nutrition Education (Adult)
Non-profit?:
Nonprofit
We have and or use Social Media?:
Yes, we do have social media (twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc…)
Frequently used hashtags 1:
#toolkittuesday,
Frequently used hashtags 2:
#foodfightsuccess
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