Garden to Cafeteria

FoodCorps Service Member Bang Tran, Captain Planet Foundation, Atlanta, Georgia

In Atlanta, a unique public-private partnership is helping to get student-grown produce into schools across the city. Recognizing that kids are more likely to wolf down veggies grown by themselves or their classmates, Captain Planet Foundation, FoodCorps, Sodexo, and Atlanta Public Schools have collaborated to bring the garden to the cafeteria in three schools, with plans to expand to even more. You can read more about how service members like Bang Tran are helping to implement the program in this article in Atlanta In Town.