ORLANDO—At its annual reception at the Southeast Produce Council’s Southern Exposure, Produce For Kids took time to recognize seven partners who have gone above and beyond in their support for the program.

This year’s award recipients were:


Campaign Champion, Gary Townsley, Associated Wholesale Grocers, Springfield division

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Loudest Cheerleader, Mike Roberts of Harps Food Stores

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Social Media Rockstar, Well-Pict Berries

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Lunchbox Inspiration, Pero Family Farms

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Longest Standing Retailer, Publix Super Markets

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Most Charitable, Fresh Express

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Most Charitable, Dole Food Co.

dole produce for kids In 2016, Produce For Kids raised $313,000, bringing its total over the past 15 years to $6 million, said Trish James, vice president of the organization


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