Eat REAL in the News

BVSD Food Services earns REAL certification from United States Healthful Food Council

  CONTACT: Ann Cooper, 720-561-5042, ann.cooper@bvsd.org Melissa Rouse, United States Healthful Food Council, 808.960.4593, melissa@eatreal.org   View original press release here. BOULDER, CO: After undergoing an audit to determine its level of healthful and sustainable food service practices, Boulder Valley School District recently became the first public school district in the nation to be REAL Certified… Read More


Marist College Becomes New York State’s First REAL Certified University

Washington, DC (PRUnderground) November 2nd, 2016 Download PDF here: Marist College Press Release PDF The United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC) announced today that Marist College has become the first university in the state of New York to be audited and certified for Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership (REAL). “The REAL certification is one of many… Read More


Sacred Heart University Becomes the First REAL Certified College Campus in CT

Washington, DC (September 27th, 2016) The United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC) announced today that Sacred Heart University has become the first higher-education provider in the state of Connecticut to be audited and certified for Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership (REAL). “The food environment has a tremendous influence on dietary habits and health, which is… Read More


Tennessee Tech Becomes the First REAL Certified Campus in the State

Originally posted on Digital Journal The United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC) announced today that Tennessee Technological University has become the first university in the state and is the third nationwide, to be audited and certified for Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership (REAL). REAL Certified is the nationally recognized mark of excellence for food and… Read More


Tasteful and REAL Certified Join Forces to Help Consumers Identify Top Healthy Restaurants

Available on Market Wired Healthy Lifestyle Companies Partner to Create the REAL 25, a List of Top 25 Restaurants in Major Cities That Provide Real, Quality Food SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwired – Feb 24, 2016) – Healthy restaurant finder app, Tasteful, today announced that it is partnering with the foodservice certification program REAL Certified to promote… Read More


UC Davis becomes second university to be REAL Certified

Original Article on University Business Wednesday, January 27, 2016 The United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC) announced today that the University of California, Davis, has become only the second university in the nation to be audited and certified for Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership (REAL). “UC Davis recognizes the critical link between food, health and… Read More


Stanford University is Nation’s First REAL Certified Campus Dining Program

Download PDF of Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Eleni Papadopoulos, 704-281-8484, eleni@ushfc.org Shannon Munz, 650-721-4373, smunz@stanford.edu Washington, DC (July 15, 2015) – The United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC) announced today that Stanford University has become the nation’s first campus dining program to be REAL Certified for its use of nutrition and sustainability… Read More


Corporate America Begins to Eat REAL

Corporate America Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Eleni Papadopoulos, 704-281-8484, eleni@ushfc.org Corporate America Begins to Eat REAL Washington, DC – (July 8, 2015) With the rising cost of healthcare, some companies have begun to increase their commitment to healthy eating and sustainability by having their onsite dining facilities REAL Certified®. These companies are… Read More


FIRST REAL CERTIFIED FOODSERVICE ESTABLISHMENTS IN MEMPHIS

REAL Certified Memphis Press Release Media contact: Beth Okeon, 901.409.7607, beth@abomarketing.com First “REAL Certified” Foodservice Establishments in Memphis Memphis, TN – (June 8, 2015) – Through a partnership between the Tennessee Department of Health and the United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC), Eat REAL™ Tennessee has announced the first REAL Certified establishments in Memphis. Responsible… Read More


Luna Grill Achieves REAL Certification from USHFC

Luna Grill Achieves REAL Certification from USHFC Luna Grill Achieves REAL Certification from USHFC San Diego, CA (June 1, 2015) – Luna Grill, the San Diego-based Mediterranean restaurant chain, has just announced that they have achieved REAL Certification, the emerging national standard for foodservice nutrition and sustainability. The Certification, coming on the heels of Luna… Read More