Produce for Kids Media Center

Welcome to the Produce for Kids online media center where you will find our latest press releases, press kit and downloadable images. Join Produce for Kids in our quest to promote the benefits of healthy eating while supporting worthy causes for children.

Press Releases

PRODUCE FOR KIDS® ENCOURAGES FAMILIES TO POWER THEIR LUNCHBOX

ORLANDO, Fla. – Aug. 5, 2019 – Power Your Lunchbox by Produce for Kids, taking place Aug. 5 to Sept. 22, is asking families to show the world how they power their lunchboxes using the hashtag #PowerYourLunchbox. The program, in its sixth year, encourages families to eat more nutritious lunches and make healthy choices as they head back to school. This year, the program’s health-conscious brand partners have committed to providing 180,000* meals to Feeding America’s programs that impact families and children.

FOOD Rx SERIES BY PRODUCE FOR KIDS® TO ADDRESS FOOD AS MEDICINE

ORLANDO, FL – July 11, 2019 – In an effort to shine a light on the health benefits of nutrient-dense foods, Produce for Kids is teaming up with Jessica DeLuise, PA-C, CCMS, a physician assistant, culinary medicine specialist and author of EatYourWayToWellness.com in the new series, Food Rx. The monthly series will include Instagram Live videos as well as blog posts and podcast episodes focusing on the important role food plays in overall health.

PRODUCE FOR KIDS AWARDED BEST INTERNATIONAL INITIATIVE FOR MARKETING FRESH PRODUCE TO CHILDREN

ORLANDO, FL – June 20, 2019 – On June 6, Produce for Kids was the first place recipient of the Best International Initiative for Marketing Fresh Produce to Children in 2019 for the Power Your Lunchbox program at this year’s The London Produce Show and Conference. The award was presented to Produce for Kids Founder and Shuman Farms President, John Shuman, by Simon Smits, Dutch Ambassador to the UK during Perishable Pundit’s Thought Leadership Breakfast.

 

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