we love food.
Most of all, we love food
that is good for you:
simple, tasty and appetizing
foods prepared from scratch
with fresh, sustainably sourced
and better-for-you ingredients
providing balanced nourishment
for your body and soul.
Thinking ahead and making the right decisions
Cater to You has always made decisions in the benefit of the health of the children we feed. We do not follow trends or industry movements, it is part of our company philosophy to care and choose the best practices and products.
We are feeding growing children,
why would we not make these decisions?
We put a lot of effort in the procurement of the products we use. We never sacrifice flavor over cost and all our schools use the same products.
We regularly visit our vendors and manufacturers to ensure the quality and proper handling of our products.
Our standards for
Premium Quality products:
No Antibiotics Ever (NAE) and 100% vegetarian feed for the animal proteins we use for our daily entrées
No growth hormones (rBST), pesticides and insecticides in the milk we use
Eggs from pasture raised hens - no antibiotics, no growth hormones, GMO free feed, hens can freely roam outside
Fish is selected based on Monterey Bay Aquarium® Seafood Watch® recommendations
Humane treatment of animals
Produce is purchased seasonal and local first before we venture out
Our snacks are organic or made from natural products without high fructose corn syrup and other additives
Chloe’s Soft Serve Fruit bars for dessert – only made out of 3 ingredients – Water, fruit and a little organic cane sugar
We prefer to limit ketchup usage, but when we do serve it, it is Simply Heinz without high fructose corn syrup
Our Smuckers Natural® fruit spreads do not contain high fructose corn syrup
Bread and bakery items are daily delivered fresh from one of the different local bakeries
Teas for our flavored waters are from Two Leaves Tea and all organic, fairly traded and caffeine free