BRAINFOOD USES THE POWER OF FOOD TO ENGAGE, EMPOWER, AND EMPLOY DC TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS.

Our programs are run by a growing team of creative, food-loving, hard-working youth advocates and food entrepreneurs.

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Learning and Growing

Learning and Growing in the Brainfood Kitchen Joys, Challenges,…

Grabbing seconds of a Brainfood Program is a sweet deal

Three C’s and more food, please! Our second year program,…

Spring Beginnings: Brainfood Youth Garden Updates

Exciting things are happening at the Brainfood Youth Garden at…

First Impressions

Meet Maria and Elana, Brainfood's newest interns applying their…

Things you might not know about Brainfood

“When you're sad, you need this popcorn in your life!” So…
Homegrown Vadouvan Curry Popcorn

Brainfood Homegrown Popcorn in the snack aisle at Whole Foods

Brainfood Homegrown is thrilled to announce that our Vadouvan…

Brainfood Homegrown partnering with Washington's Green Grocer

Brainfood Homegrown Almond, Pecan, and Pumpkin Seed Granola and…
Brainfood Fox News

Brainfood named Power Player of the Week

Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace has named Brainfood their…

Brainfood Events

Brainfood partners with Whole Foods at DCCK's Capital Food Fight

Brainfood Homegrown was very excited to participate in the 2016…

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