We are a statewide policy and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the health and well being of low income Californians by increasing their access to nutritious, affordable food.

Now Accepting 2017 "Freshy" Award Nominations!


10.31.2016 The "Freshy" Awards honor the actions of individual Californians and organizations that have worked diligently in the last year to improve CalFresh. CFPA will collect information about each nominee in order to develop a voting ballot that will be distributed in early January. Based on your votes, the Freshy Award winners will be announced at the 2017 CalFresh Forum.

Nominate a CalFresh champion today! link

A 2017 Freshy will be awarded to a nominee in each of the following categories:

  • Administrator of the Year
  • Outreach Leader of the Year
  • Grassroots Mobilizer of the Year
  • Elected Official or Capitol Staffer of the Year

The Freshy Award nomination process will close on Friday, December 2, 2017 at 6pm.

For more information, visit the 2017 CalFresh Forum webpage. link

If you have questions about the 2017 Freshy Awards please contact CalFreshForum@cfpa.net.