Get Involved

Be an ingredient! Become a community advocate for better school food!

• Check out the menu at your school
• Meet the food service staff at your child’s school
• Ask about your school’s “wellness policy”
• Offer support to nutrition and cooking classes

• Talk with your students about healthy eating
• Eat lunch with your students
• Organize a school garden or greenhouse project

• Make sure your school participates in special events
• Host a film screening
• Invite local chefs as guests to a school assembly
• Uplift exemplary students and staff who make a difference

Other community members
• Reach out to city council members
• Volunteer to help with local food taste tests
• Support the D.C. School Food Project