What We Do

Launched in February 2014, Whole Cities Foundation is the third independent nonprofit foundation established by Whole Foods Market.

Our mission is to improve individual and community health through collaborative partnerships, education, and broader access to nutritious food in the communities we serve. 


Our Focus: the Intersection of Food Access, Partnership and Education

  • Access to Healthy Food

    Everyone Deserves Quality Food

    We partner with community-based organizations that create food access solutions from the ground up.

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  • Collaborative Partnerships

    Working with Local Leadership

    We build collaborative partnerships where nutritious food access and healthy eating education come together.

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  • Healthy Eating and Wellness Education

    Promoting Healthy Eating

    We broaden access to healthy eating information and inspire conversations about wellness and fresh food.

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