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THE WINNER

Jamie Oliver

YEAR WON

2010

THE WISH

Food Revolution

“I wish for your help to create a strong, sustainable movement to educate every child about food, inspire families to cook again and empower people everywhere to fight obesity.”


THE PLAN

Set up an organization and create a popular movement that will inspire people to change the way they eat. Establish a network of community kitchens, launch a travelling food theater, and bring millions of people together online to fight obesity.


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CURRENT STATUS

Partnering with Chipotle, IDEO, and UCLA, Jamie’s Food Revolution has expanded key programs including Food Revolution Kitchens and a Flagship Food truck that is travelling across California. Over 800,000 people have signed the global petition to support the Food Revolution. In 2012, JOFR launched a Food Revolution Day, a global day of action for people to think about where their food comes from and get back into their kitchens, as well as a new fundraising campaign called Feed Us Better.


THREE THINGS YOU CAN DO

  1. Sign Jamie’s petition to grow our global voice and help us work globally to bring the power of food skills to life.
  2. Get involved on Food Revolution Day, our global day of action for people everywhere to come together and make a stand for good food and essential cooking skills.
  3. Become a voluntary ambassador through our program already engaging over 500 individuals in 72 countries. Learn more »

JAMIE'S BIO

Jamie Oliver is transforming the way we feed ourselves, and our children.
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