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What Schools Are Saying About Food to Flowers

“Thank you so much for bringing your team to speak to our students. The students are very excited about helping our environment and did amazing today separating their garbage.” – Summer, Creative Arts Charter School

“Your school outreach group at SF Dept of the Environment does a terrific job!  Think of all the budding environmentalists you are nurturing with your programs.” EcoCommittee, St Vincent de Paul School

“Thank you so much for coming to our school site yesterday. The assembly was amazing and the kids can't stop talking about it.” – Ingrid, SF Community School

"My students were inspired!"   - Anna B., Middle School Teacher

"Food to Flowers! is very successful. We just learned our diversion rate jumped to 70 percent, and we are so excited about it! The program seems to be running itself now."    - Jessica C., 4th Grade Teacher

"Yes I would recommend Food to Flowers! to other schools!  It is an important life lesson for the children to learn. It helps save the earth. It's simply the right thing to do."   - Luisa G., 4th Grade Teacher


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