Weds. September 12 is FOCRLS 5% Day at all three Whole Foods Cambridge locations! (8/14/2012)

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We are thrilled to report that Wednesday, September 12, 2012, is FOCRLS 5% Day at all three Whole Foods Cambridge locations!

The informational poster for the event can be downloaded here. Please help spread the word!

Here’s your chance to stock up on healthy snacks, beautiful produce, hormone-free meat, fair-trade coffee, and much more, while helping support FOCRLS programs that benefit our Cambridge students.

Five percent of the net proceeds of all sales on September 12 will be donated by Whole Foods to FOCRLS, at these three stores:

Prospect Street: 115 Prospect Street (near Central Square) – 7:30am-10:30 pm
River Street: 340 River Street (near Memorial Drive) – 8am-10pm
Fresh Pond: 200 Alewife Brook Parkway – 8am-10pm

This very generous donation by Whole Foods will support FOCRLS grants to CRLS faculty and students in the areas of ecology, the environment, and nutrition. For more on FOCRLS programs, including Faculty Grants, Student Travel Fellowships, Unsung Heroes, Faculty Distinction Awards, First Scholars, Saheed Future Educators Scholarships, and It Takes a Village college readiness program, click here.

We encourage you to check out the Whole Foods website for their mission & values statements, information on their product lines, recipe tips, and menu suggestions.

Make out your shopping list now! See you at Whole Foods on September 12!