REAL Certified Schools

UCSF Becomes the First REAL Certified® Medical Center in the Nation

San Francisco, CA (PRUnderground) March 29th, 2017 University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Health’s Nutrition and Food Services has become the first healthcare organization to be REAL Certified® for its use of nutrition and sustainability best practices. Serving over 8,000 patients, customers, faculty, staff, and students per day, UCSF joins other institutions in higher education… Read More


Boulder Valley Schools first K-12 to get REAL certification

The certification from the United States Healthful Food Council recognizes the district’s excellence in implementing healthy food and sustainability goals. Originally posted in Food Managment By Mike Buzalka The United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC) has awarded the Boulder Valley School District (BVSD) in Colorado with its first Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership (REAL) certification award… Read More


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