Dole Helps North Seattle Boys & Girls Club “Peel the Love” During May 28 Banana Truck Stop

Mon May 27, 2013 11:00am EDT

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Dole Helps North Seattle Boys & Girls Club “Peel the Love” During May 28 Banana Truck Stop

Healthy-eating experts from Dole will lead 200 B&GC kids in games, banana sampling and other fun activities for better nutrition

Dole Food Company, Inc.:

WHAT:

       

Dole’s nationwide Peel the Love Food Truck Tour will stop at the North Seattle Boys & Girls Club for a 30-minute health rally on May 28 to show kids how fun nutrition can be and encourage them to eat more fruits and veggies.

 

ABOUT THE TOUR:

Peel the Love” is a year-long Dole campaign and food truck tour celebrating the fun, versatility and irreverence of bananas. The eight cities on the tour – Seattle, Sacramento, L.A., Phoenix, Houston, Des Moines, Baltimore/Wash D.C. and NYC – enjoy significantly higher per-capita banana consumption than the national average.

 

VISUALS:

-- The brightly colored pink-and-turquoise Peel the Love food truck

-- Kids participating in fun nutrition games and contests – with prizes!

-- Dole experts teaching kids the importance of eating fruits and vegetables

-- Banana recipe demos and sampling / HEALTHY DESSERT SAMPLES!

 

WHEN:

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 – 3:30-5pm

 

WHERE:

North Seattle Boys & Girls Club – 8635 Fremont Ave. N Seattle

 

OTHER STOPS:

Northwest Folklife Festival May 25-27, Albertsons (Everett) Seattle) May 29, Haggen Northwest Fresh (Auburn) May 30, and Fred Meyer (NW Seattle) May 31.

 

TOUR INFO:

http://www.dole.com/peelthelove

for Dole Food Company, Inc.
Bob Ochsner or Collin Whitley, (714) 881-2341
Mobile: (949) 233-0984

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