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Podcast: Meet Oregon’s FoodCorps Fellow: Emily Ritchie

Meet Oregon’s FoodCorps Fellow Emily Ritchie as she talks about how Oregon FoodCorps Members provide over 1,500 culturally rich and diverse students with hands-on gardening and nutrition education, integrated into summer enrichment programs, after-school programs, and summer garden clubs.


Podcast: All Children Deserve Healthy Food: An interview with Curt Ellis, co-founder of FoodCorps

Right now 100% of our children are growing up in a fast food nation. Imagine a world of well-nourished children: children who know what healthy food is, how it grows and where it comes from, and who have access to it every day. Join Ellen as she interviews Curt Ellis, co-creator of the documentary King Corn and co-founder…


Podcast: Bob Moore of Bob’s Red Mill, Walks the Talk of Healthy Living

Bob Moore, the legend behind Bob’s Red Mill Bob Moore, founder and owner of Bob’s Red Mill, has transformed the gift of healthy living a thousand times over through his company and his philanthropic giving. Bob and Charlee Moore are leaders in giving:  to the Ending Childhood Obesity Project, a community based program teaching whole…

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Health, the Gift that keeps on Giving

Patricia Warren got healthy doing the Ending Childhood Obesity Project program in Portland, Oregon. Through  the Portland Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and a local community center, she is working to share the gift of health, and increase access to healthier food, inspire healthier families and healthier children in the African-American community.

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Podcast: Let’s Get Healthy: The Ending Childhood Obesity Project, an interview with Dr. Courtney Jackson, lead physician

The Ending Childhood Obesity (ECO) Project has been a collaborative effort between Bob’s Red Mill, the internationally known whole-grain company based in Oregon, and the National College of Natural Medicine – the nation’s oldest and most respected naturopathic medical school in the country. Listen in, as Ellen Goldsmith interviews  Dr. Courtney Jackson, the lead physician…


Podcast: Coffee or Tea?

Thinking about changing your morning cup of coffee to tea but don’t believe it will give you the energy you seek? Listen in to part 2 of Ellen Goldsmith interviewing Guru Hari Das, the tea master of Yogi Tea as he talks about delicious energy boosting tea options and how you might be able to…