What is Nourishing USA?

Nourishing USA is a 501(c)(3), which strives to offer nutrition for all through direct service and digital nutritional advocacy across America.

Nourishing USA consists of a nationwide network of more than 10,000 community advocates and food organizations that serve throughout the United States. Nourishing USA supports and impacts in-need clients through more than 500 local charitable agencies with the Junior Chef Program, Anti-hunger Advocacy Kits, Holiday Outreach, and the Nourishing HUB.

Nourishing USA has been recognized nation-wide for its innovative and impactful programming by numerous foundations and corporations. Nourishing USA was chosen as the nationwide Charity of the Year at the Classy Awards in San Diego, the largest philanthropy awards in the country. Federal Express (FedEx) partners with Nourishing USA as the official sponsor of environmentally friendly shipping for all the anti-hunger advocacy kits. Nourishing USA was chosen as the Post Foods Charity of Choice for 2010 and collaborated with the New York Yankees to create the Healthy Home Plate Program. A program to help inner-city youth take control of food and nutrition in their own lives, which is modeled after Nourishing USA’s award winning Junior Chef Program. The American Institute of Architects announced that Nourishing USA and the programs are the model client for the Biennial Design Ideas Competition Program—The Harlem Edge/Cultivating Connections. Nourishing USA has also been featured on ABC News, Fox News, and BBC World News.