Posts in category "Good Food"

The 'Eat Local' Ethos of Chicago Uncommon Ground

The Unwrap Chicago campaign organized by the non-profit Local First Chicago is mainly focused on persuading consumers to do their holiday shopping at locally owned small businesses. But it is also calling attention to restaurants — such as Uncommon Ground, which has two locations on the North Side — that are locally owned. The Uncommon... Read more »

Changing For Better, Close To Home: Susan Taylor's Good Food Project

For a guest speaker, getting a room full of antsy schoolchildren to pay attention to you may seem a daunting task. But Susan Taylor, who runs a Chicago-based non-profit organization called the Good Food Project, has the answer. Bring fruit. Taylor’s Good Food Project aims to educate children that fresh fruit is not only a... Read more »