All students in Hamilton have universal access to healthy foods
in schools and community environments to improve student success,
support healthy growth, development, and lifelong eating habits.
Our inclusive program engages students in enjoying healthy
meals and snacks in a welcoming school setting.
Tastebuds is committed to collaborating with our partners
and student voices to continually work towards
sprouting healthy relationships with food.
Our collaborative model is strengthened by caring funders,
positive leadership, dedicated volunteers, kindhearted communities
and passionate support from our schools.
In the 2015 – 2016 school year, Tastebuds supported 171 student nutrition programs in 117 locations
We helped serve 433,011 breakfasts
2,583,154 morning meals
932,862 healthy snacks
to an average of 32,440 students per day
All made possible by 1,301 amazing volunteers!