FOOD DAY is sponsored by Center for Science in the Public Interest
“Food Day will be October 24”
“Food Day seeks to bring together Americans from all walks of lifeparents, teachers, and students; health professionals, community organizers, and local officials; chefs, school lunch providers, and eaters of all stripesto push for healthy, affordable food produced in a sustainable, humane way. We will work with people around the country to create thousands of events in homes, schools, churches, farmers markets, city halls, and state capitals.
Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) and Representative Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) are the Honorary Co-Chairs for Food Day 2011, and the day is sponsored by the Center for Science in the Public Interest, the nonprofit watchdog group that has led successful fights for food labeling, better nutrition, and safer food since 1971,” quoting the Food Day site.