Founded in 2008 by acclaimed chef Marc Vetri and restaurateur Jeff Benjamin, the
Vetri Foundation for Children works to help kids experience the connection between
healthy eating and healthy living. When they make that connection, children make better
decisions about their own health, they influence their families, and they become a voice
for better choices in their communities.
Where better to get started than in the school lunchroom? Eatiquette, the Vetri Method
for school lunch, provides kids not only with fresh, nutritious food, but also with the
social education that comes from sharing good food. The lunch room doubles as a
classroom where children learn the benefits of good nutrition, etiquette, team work, and
The Vetri Foundation for Children is a registered 501(c)3 organization.