Celebrating National Kale Day with “Give ‘em Kale” Campaign

San Miguel Produce, Inc. makers of Cut ‘N Clean Greens will celebrate National Kale Day on October 7th, 2015 with their second annual “Give ‘em Kale” Campaign with a goal to give away 12,000 bunches of free kale. Watch our video recap of last year, click here.

Continuing their celebrations from last year, San Miguel Produce employees will be hitting the streets and handing out kale at 8 locations across Ventura and Los Angeles Counties to morning commuters.

Street Locations (7AM to 10AM)

  • Ventura County
    • Ventura-Victoria Avenue, between Moon Street and Ralston Street
    • Oxnard- Five Points
    • Oxnard- Rose Avenue and Gonzales Road
    • Camarillo- Santa Rosa Road and Verdugo Way
    • Westlake- Westlake Boulevard and Thousand Oaks Boulevard
  • Los Angeles County
    • Malibu- Pacific Coast Highway and Topanga Canyon Road
    • Downtown Los Angeles- S Figueroa Street and W 7th Street
    • Burbank- Warner Boulevard and S Avon Street

“We are excited to grow this grassroots effort, raising awareness around one of the vegetable heros leading us to a healthier America, kale” Brian Cook, San Miguel Produce Director of Sales and Marketing said. “We are very thankful for our wonderful retail partners, Food 4 Less, fresh&easy and Safeway, who are helping expand our reach and have been very supportive of our family farm’s products for many years.”

Retail Locations

  • Food 4 Less (7AM until supplies last)
    • 1688 N Perris Boulevard, Perris, CA 92571
    • 2750 E 1st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033
    • 4250 Van Buren Boulevard, Riverside, CA 92503
    • 5420 W Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90027
    • 1600 E Willow Street, Signal Hill, CA 90755
  • fresh&easy (7AM until supplies last)
    • 4211 Eagle Rock Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90065
    • 10930 Rosecrans Avenue, Norwalk, CA 90650
    • 1700 Rosecrans Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
    • 1207 S Euclid Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92833
    • 3231 East University Avenue, San Diego, CA 92104
  • Safeway (10AM to 2PM)
    • 15 Marina Boulevard, San Francisco, CA 94123
    • 1335 Webster Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
    • 298 King Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
    • 2020 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94114
    • 5290 Diamond Heights Boulevard, San Francisco, CA 94131

“The key to promote eating healthier is to start the education process at a young age” Garrett Nishimori, San Miguel Produce Marketing Manager and Corporate Chef noted. “I have had the rewarding opportunity to work hand in hand with great nutrition educations, teachers, foodservice directors and of course the kids at our local schools.” San Miguel Produce is proud to announce that schools from the Ventura County Farm to School Collaborative will also be participating in the celebration.

School Locations

  • Ventura Unified School District
    • Montalvo Elementary School- After school (noon for jog-a-thon)
  • Conejo Unified School District
    • Lang Ranch Elementary School- Before school (walk to school day)
  • Hueneme School District
    • Richard Bard Elementary School- After school (noon dismissal)
  • Oxnard School District
    • Harrington Elementary School- After school (2:35PM dismissal)

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