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Panel 3: Kathleen de Chadenedes, Kim Greer, Nancy Weiss, and Bethany Markee.

School Wellness Summit Part 5: “We know that wellness pays in the long term, but how do we pay for it in the short term?”

Orfalea Foundation School Food Initiative Director Kathleen de Chadenèdes opened the third panel of the School Wellness Summit by sharing the primary objection she hears when promoting innovative ideas in school health and wellness: “Where Read more

SBUSD Food Services Director Nancy Weiss with one of her department's mobile cafes.

Nancy Weiss Faces School Food Challenges Head On

Here is a link to a lovely article in the Santa Barbara Independent about Santa Barbara Unified School District’s Nancy Weiss, and her work to modernize school food by getting back to basics: feeding kids Read more

Salad Bar Ambassadors Step up to the Plate at Washington Elementary

  By Claud Mann The evidence is in and it’s irrefutable; children who are provided regular access to a variety of fruits and vegetables are more likely to voluntarily incorporate fresh produce into their diets, Read more