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FreshStart Conference 2020

Tuesday, January 14 - Thursday, January 16, 2020
Loews Ventana Canyon
7000 N Resort Drive [map]
Tucson, AZ 85750

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FreshStart Conference 2020, January 14-16 at Loews Ventana Canyon, is the United Fresh Start Foundationís annual event bringing together attendees from across the industry to work together to increase childrenís access to fresh produce. The event features a conference program focused on connecting our businesses to growth opportunities serving our next generation of consumers, as well as the Foundationís annual Gala Dinner and presentation of the United Fresh Lifetime Achievement award; our annual fundraising golf tournament; the third annual Bids for Kids silent and live auction, and meetings of all United Fresh volunteer leadership boards, councils and committees.

To donate auction items for the Bids for Kids Auction, please contact Amanda Griffin, 202-303-3412 or


Registration Includes:

Your FreshStart Conference registration fee ($295 member/$495 nonmember) includes Wednesday's Breakfast General Session and Conference, Gala Dinner, and all meetings and meals for volunteer leaders.

The Foundation Fundraising Golf Tournament is an additional $300 fee.

Meeting Attire:

Attire for the Gala Dinner is business. Meeting attire is resort casual.

Attire for golf is a collared shirt with long pants or walking shorts. Please note that metal spikes are not permitted on the golf course.

Special Events

Name Price
FreshStart Yoga $25.00
Foundation Golf Tournament $300.00
Foundation Golf Tournament Foursome $1,200.00

Cancellation and Other Policies:

Written notice of registration cancellation and request for refunds must be received no later than December 20, 2019. All cancellations will be subject to a $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made after December 20. If you have any questions please call Amanda Griffin at 202-303-3412 or email

General Hotel Information:

United Fresh has reserved a block of rooms at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tuscon, AZ at the preferred rate of $209. Reservations must be made by December 13, 2019 to receive the discounted rate.

We encourage attendees to contact the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort to make reservations or call 1.844.784.6401 and mention the United Fresh block.

Travel Information:

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, AZ is the event location for the 2020 FreshStart Conference.

For more information please contact:

Amanda Griffin
Vice President, Education and Program Management
United Fresh Produce Association
Phone: (202) 303-3412
Fax: (202) 303-3433