Video Spotlight: Cooking Up Change in One Word? ‘Awesome’

October 12, 2010 | Written By:

Cari Smith, a member of the winning 2009 Cooking up Change team from Tilden Career Academy, says that Cooking up Change was a life-changing experience. She and her family have continued eating healthier than before. And she has experienced something unforgettable — the power of spreading new ideas.

Check out her story here:

(Cari also recently appeared on Chicago’s WGN with the filmmakers behind the school food documentary Lunch Line!)

Plus:

  • Chef David Blackmon, CPS program coordinator for culinary arts and hospitality, discusses the ways that Cooking up Change is about more than food in this short video.
  • Louise Esaian, logistics officer and head of school nutrition for Chicago Public Schools, explains the power of the contest to help schools win, too, in this short video.
  • Chef Jill Houk, cooking contest co-chair, explains the potential of Cooking up Change to raise awareness, in this short video.
  • Contest alum and mentor Nyah Griffin explains her own powerful experience with Cooking up Change in this short video.

Get email updates from Healthy Schools Campaign

 

Form submission subscribes you to the Healthy Schools Campaign Newsletter. To view and manage other options click here
Hidden Section

Note - updated to the HSC Newsletter list 1.3.2017 per the updated newsletter configuration