These recipes are excerpts from the EatFresh.org website. We would like to thank EatFresh.org for granting us permission to share these recipes with you. Eatfresh.org is a project of Leah’s Pantry and the Human Services Agency of the City and County of San Francisco. Leah’s Pantry manages the development and maintenance of EatFresh.org tools, and provides partner support for implementation of the tools throughout California.
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EatFresh.org is a a mobile-friendly USDA-approved website that provides inspiration and tools for the CalFresh population and the organizations that serve them. It features easy, low-cost recipes; grouped recipe “meal plans” to reduce food waste; health tips; food discovery information; and Ask a Dietitian. The website is available in English, Spanish, and Chinese.
The goals of EatFresh.org are:
- To encourage cooking at home with fresh foods and minimally processed non-perishables.
- To show users that healthy change happens even though barriers exist.
- To better understand the link between lifestyle/diet choices with the prevention of chronic disease.
EatFresh.org also includes the EatFresh.org Mini Course, which is a free nutrition course that is delivered entirely online. It includes 15 nutrition and healthy living topics that have been designed for low-literacy audiences with beginner computer skills. The course is available in English and Spanish.