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