Fuel Up to Play 60 and Chelan Fresh Collaborate to Help Increase Student Access to Nutritious Food Choices in Schools

October 19, 2020 Fuel Up to Play 60

Fuel Up to Play 60 and Chelan Fresh are increasing student access to more nutritious food choices in schools. Chelan Fresh, one of Washington state’s largest suppliers of apples and pears and the nation’s largest provider of fresh cherries, will provide Fuel Up to Play 60, the nation’s leading in-school wellness program, 6 portable school meal carts to be used in Fuel Up to Play 60 schools in Washington and Texas.

Brighter Bites Announces Sponsors of Upcoming SUNSET Rocks Event

October 13, 2020 Brighter Bites

As the first-ever nonprofit recipient of the annual SUNSETRocks event during the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit, Brighter Bites announced today it has raised over $ 130,000 from nine generous industry sponsors.

Chelan Fresh Rockit Apples Now Available Year-Round

May 28, 2020 Chelan Fresh

Chelan Fresh announced today that Rockit™ apples, the only miniature apples expressly grown to a convenient size perfect for on-the-go snacking, baking, or cooking, are available year-round.

Rockit Apple Makes Debut Appearance at 2020 South By Southwest Festival

February 28, 2020 Chelan Fresh

Rockit™ Apple, the original miniature-sized apple grown for on-the-go snacking, is making its first appearance at the South By Southwest (SXSW) Wellness Expo taking place March 14-15 at the Palmer Events Center in Austin, Texas.

Chelan Fresh Pledges Apple Donations to Brighter Bites in Texas through Spring 2020

February 11, 2020 Brighter Bites

Chelan Fresh has made a semester-long commitment to providing fresh produce to approximately 7,000 Texas families participating in Brighter Bites, the nonprofit that provides families and teachers in underserved communities with fresh fruits and vegetables and nutrition education and tracks their dietary behavior change.