STOP Foodborne Illness, a nonprofit, public health organization, is recognizing Food Day (Monday, October 24) by holding a special event at the John Hancock Center in Chicago. Cole-Parmer is a co-sponsor of the event, taking place from 7:00 am to 10:00 am local time. Guests stopping by will earn a chance to spin the Food Safety Trivia Wheel and win a prize! Prizes include food safety items, storage containers, gift certificates, a weekend stay at the Palmer House Hilton, and more.
Food Day is designed to advocate for affordable and healthy food produced in a sustainable and humane way. According to FoodDay.org, Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) and Representative Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) are the Honorary Co-Chairs for Food Day 2011. The day is sponsored by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
Stop by and meet our Cole-Parmer representative at the event, taking place at the base of the John Hancock Center, 875 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago.