Acme, Dole partner to jumpstart healthy diets


Acme, Dole and the Captain Planet Foundation share in the belief that developing healthy eating habits begins long before you are grocery shopping for yourself and your family. It’s a lifelong process that starts in childhood as we are discovering and expanding our tastes and palates.

“We are bringing this belief to life as we launch the Project Learning Garden contest Sept. 21,” the company said in a statement. “For one month, elementary schools in Acme Market areas can enter to win a Captain Planet Foundation Learning Garden complete with garden beds, gardening and lesson supplies and a fully equipped mobile cooking cart, among other tools for a one-of-a-kind hands-on learning experience.” Read More