Campaign 2020

When you give to the Campaign for Research, you invest in the businesses we run and the families you serve. Your support directly funds research into the most pressing produce food safety issues. The research findings benefit us all, fostering a safer environment for both consumers and businesses. Please consider donating today. Learn more | CPS Annual Report

Interested in becoming a Campaign Contributor? Contact Bonnie Fernandez-Fenaroli

“I encourage all in our industry to consider making a donation to the CPS as I believe this is one of the best values we have to guarantee that we can continuously provide, safe, fresh, nutritious food to our customers.”
– Vic Smith, CEO JV Smith Companies

Diamond Level | Contribution of $1,000,000+

Taylor Farms *

Western Growers *

Platinum Level | Contribution of $500,000 - $999,999

Dole Fresh Vegetables / Dole Food Company *

California Citrus Quality Council *

Fresh Express *

Gold Level | Contribution of $250,000 - $499,999

California Fresh Fruit Association *

Washington State Tree Fruit Association *

Sysco *

Tanimura & Antle *

Silver Level | Contribution of $100,000 - $249,999

Lipman Family Farms*

Promotora Agricola El Toro *

Wawona Frozen Foods

Costco Wholesale

Food Safety Net Services

iFoodDecisionSciences, Inc

Mission Produce *

Robinson Fresh

California Melon Research Board * /
California Cantaloupe Advisory Board *

Western Precooling *

McEntire Produce, Inc. *

Driscoll's *

The Giumarra Companies *

Markon Cooperative, Inc. *

organicgirl LLC *

Steinbeck Country Produce

JV Smith Companies *

Grimmway Farms / Cal-Organic *

Calavo Growers, Inc.

Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association *

Greengate Fresh, Inc. *

Mexican Hass Avocado Importers Association

Pacific International Marketing *

The Produce News media partner

Bronze-Plus Level | Contribution of $50,000 - $99,999

International Fresh Produce Association

Bonduelle Fresh Americas *

GoodFarms *


Food Safety News media partner

The Oppenheimer Group *

California Avocado Commission *

H-E-B *

New York Apple Association*

Bayer *

DiMare Fresh

L & M Companies *

The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation *

Bronze Level | Contribution of up to $49,999

Church Brothers Farms *

Texas International Produce Association

International Paper *

Florida Tomato Committee *

Tyger Sales and Marketing

Azzule / PrimusLabs

Pacific Ag Pak, Inc.

Coastline Family Farms, Inc. *

Duda Farm Fresh Foods, Inc. *

Vesta Foodservice

Pasquinelli Produce Company *

Wish Farms *

Blue Book Services

Little Bear Produce *

Georgia Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association *

Diversified Restaurant Systems *

IEH Laboratories & Consulting Group

National Watermelon Association *