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Food Literati [fu: d litəˈrätē]

noun plural: People invested in changing the food system. 

Food Literati aren’t just foodies who eat; Food Literati change food – for good. 

Become a Member of the Food Literati! Donate now!

Members of the Food Literati sustain our grassroots efforts to inspire kids to eat their vegetables! Your donations allow us to teach more kids, train more Food Literacy Geniuses, buy more broccoli and create meaningful public programs to build a healthy, sustainable community.

Because we don’t accept funding from Big Junk Food, we rely on supporters like you.

What does my annual membership include?

$25+ Founding Teaspoon Member

Pays for 1 child to receive two weeks of food literacy cooking & nutrition education & supports our mission.

  • Food Literacy Month special! Everyone who donates $25+ will receive a nifty broccoli t-shirt!
  • Discounted entry to Food Literacy Center educational programming

$50+ Cup of Kale Member

Supports our mission and pays for food handler certification for 5 Food Literacy Geniuses (our trained volunteer instructors)—important safety training that protects our kids.

  • Discounted entry to Food Literacy Center educational programming

$120+ Pound of Pea Pods Member

Pays for 1 child’s food literacy for a year & supports our mission.

  • Quarterly newsletter subscription
  • First-chance registration for Sacramento Food Film Festival events (which always sell out!)

$1,200+ Bushel of Broccoli Leadership Circle Member

Pays for our area of most critical need at the time the gift is given: critical evaluative research that tells us what’s working and what needs improvement in our children’s programming, agency capacity-building, or other high-impact support of our mission. Call our executive director to discuss your gift in detail.

  • A hand-drawn picture from one of our food literacy kids
  • A personal phone call from Amber or a Food Literacy Genius during your year of membership

$4,000+ Whole Salad Bar Member

Pays for 1 school (140 kids) to receive our 13-week curriculum or our area of most critical need. Call our executive director to discuss your gift in detail. Become a member of the Food Literati. Donate now!


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