Farm to School


    Chartwells Mercer Island proudly partners with Charlie’s Produce to serve local fruits and vegetables in our schools.

    Charlie’s Produce has been buying local since 1978 and is committed to working with local growers to supply locally grown produce to their customers.

    Charlie’s Produce Farmer’s Own brand partners with local growers to produce seasonal, certified organic fruits and vegetables. Charlie’s is the Northwest’s leading organic supplier.

    Through our relationship with Charlie’s Produce, Chartwells Mercer Island can routinely purchase and serve high quality local fruits and vegetables. 

      Local farms include:

     Ralph's Greenhouse, Mt Vernon WA

    Carpinito Bros, Kent WA

    Richter Farms, Puyallup WA

    Valley Pride, Skagit WA

    Farmers Own, Mt Vernon WA

    Farmers Own, Eastern Washington

    Duris Farm, Puyallup WA

    Willie Greens, Monroe WA

    Farmers Own, Skagit Valley WA

    Inaba, Wapato WA

    Kuntzson Farms, Burlington WA

    Charlie's Produce, Seattle WA