Meet the Sponsors

EAT WELL, SMILE OFTEN. That is the mission of Udi’s. They want to show you a new way to approach gluten free living. Don’t waste another bite on bland, crumbly, and tasteless food!

Glutino is committed to creating the best tasting gluten-free products, including frozen meals, mixes, snack food, and so many more mouth-watering treats the whole family is sure to enjoy.

Enjoy Life Foods brings allergen-freedom back with tasty bars, chips, granola’s and more that are gluten-free, as well as free from the top 8 allergens, and verified by the Non-GMO Project.

SunButter Sunflower Butter is a delicious sunflower seed spread – perfect for sandwiches and recipes. With 7 grams of protein per serving, SunButter has as much protein as the leading peanut butter, and it’s top 8 food allergen free, so it is safe for people with peanut allergies and other food allergies. It’s a perfect school safe solution to pack for lunches and snacks where peanuts can’t be served.

GoMacro® is a family owned, vegan nutrition bar company. Our story begins in 2003 on a farm in rural Wisconsin, where our co-founder Amelia was diagnosed with breast cancer. Rather than traditional treatment methods, she chose a macrobiotic diet, using ingredients from the farm to create recipes that are the inspiration for MacroBars and our new line of THRIVE Bars. Today, we stay true to our roots by making certified organic, vegan and gluten-free food crafted from Ingredients Grown Not Made™

Goya has been at the forefront of offering nutritious, high quality and affordable Hispanic products for more than 78 years, coupled by providing authentic recipe ideas to encourage consumers to maintain healthy lives. Goya’s healthy product lines featuring a variety of low sodium and organic beans, organic brown rice and quinoa, frozen vegetables and fruits, coconut water and beverages, as well as household staples like olive oil and low sodium condiments, succeed in uniting both wellbeing without sacrificing on flavor.

BFree specializes in delicious and nutritious allergen free products. All our products are free from gluten, wheat, dairy, egg, nuts and soy. Not to mention they are made with all natural, non GMO ingredients and have no added sugar, high fiber and low fat.

Smart Flour Foods believes that everyone should love what they eat, and their passion is creating great tasting better for you foods through the power of Ancient Grains. Their current line of delicious items include pizza crusts, pizzas, pancake and waffle mixes and hamburger buns.

Earth Balance offers everything from baking sticks and nut butters to snacks and more, and is committed to food that’s not just good for cooking, baking, snacking and spreading, it’s delicious and made with the Earth in mind.

In 1989, La Brea Bakery sparked a bread renaissance. At La Brea Bakery we developed our very own Starter from scratch using only flour, water, and wild yeasts from the skin of organic grapes. This ultimately became the signature ingredient in every single loaf of La Brea Bakery bread. Having originated in a 1,500 sq. ft. pastry kitchen, La Brea Bakery has grown to become the top selling branded artisan bread nationally and the preferred bread of choice for key influencers from chefs to celebrities.

At Sprouts, we love to INSPIRE, EDUCATE and EMPOWER every person to eat healthier and live a better life. This isn’t just a mission. It’s our passion. Sprouts is the grocery shopping experience that makes healthy living easy and affordable. You’ll find mountains of colorful, fresh fruits and vegetables, barrels of wholesome grains, nuts and sweets, and full-service deli, meat and seafood counters—complete with handmade burgers and sausages. Roam around our spacious, low-profile aisles and you’ll find fresh baked goods, tasty and convenient, ready-to-eat meals, gourmet cheeses, sensibly-priced vitamins and supplements, and thousands of natural, organic and gluten-free groceries.

At Fruitful Yield, we’re all about offering you practical and affordable ways to live a healthy life. Our staff is trained in product knowledge and current trends in the health industry, so we’re always prepared to help you find products to reach your personal health goals. You’ll find thousands of non-GMO, gluten-free, organic, vegan, kosher, and allergy-friendly products at a discount because we’re committed to offering only the safest, healthiest options without emptying your wallet! We invite you to consider a comprehensive approach to living naturally by checking out one of our thirteen Chicago-land locations!

Enjoy the fresh, authentic flavors of the old-world cuisine in your kitchen with our line of sauces, dressings and gluten-free pizzas. Our signature recipes use only the finest ingredients and traditional seasonings, so you and your family can enjoy a quality, old-fashioned meal without spending all day cooking over the stove. It’s what Mamma would have wanted.

Namaste Foods is a family-owned and women-operated maker of exceptionally tasty food that is better for you than the run-of-the mill choices on most grocery store shelves. We’ve been in business since the year 2000 making outrageously delicious food that everyone in your family can enjoy, including those with food allergies. We care deeply about the quality of the food we eat and we know you do, too.

Our commitment to a clean label helps to ensure authentic sandwiches free of artificial colors, flavors and preservatives. Perfectly crafted without gluten or nuts, Delights® are a healthy alternative to the after-school snack and on-the-go eating. Conveniently packaged in a recyclable carton, the entire family can discover the taste of our stuffed sandwiches with delight! www.sffoodsinc.com

Path of Life is a family owned, natural and organic food company based in Chicago, Illinois. Created with the desire to make eating better, flavorful and easy for the entire family, Path of Life of frozen quinoa blends, side dishes, fruits and vegetables are simply good, clean food. Each Path of Life frozen quinoa blend and vegetable side dish are packaged in convenient, microwave steam bags. Not only can they be ready in just 4 minutes, but they are also all naturally gluten-free and non-gmo. Debuting at club stores in 2012, Path of Life is now available at retailers nationwide. For more information about Path of Life and to find the store nearest you, please visit www.pathoflifebrand.com.

Power Home Remodeling is the second largest exterior home remodeler with more 275,000 customers nationwide. Headquartered in Chester, Pa., Power provides energy-saving and environmentally friendly remodeling solutions to residents of Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Indiana, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Rhode Island and Virginia. A six–time Inc. 5000 company, Power has been nationally recognized for its unique workplace culture, most recently named the No. 1 Best Place to Work for Millennials by Fortune. Power is also recognized as a Green Product Award winner by Door & Window Manufacturer Magazine and a home improvement leader by its two-time “Dealer of the Year” award from Window and Door Magazine, including a 96% customer satisfaction score – the highest in the industry.   F

Angelo Caputo's Fresh Markets is committed to operate with pride and passion the Freshest. . . Friendliest... Cleanest... and Healthiest stores in Chicagoland. We have always strived to exceed our customers' and our employees' expectations since 1958 and we are committed to continue doing so into the future. We offer a diverse assortment of International, Traditional, Healthy, and Organic foods. However, we do not believe that full variety, fresh food, and friendly service should cost you more. Therefore, you can count on Angelo Caputo's Fresh Markets to offer you great savings on your grocery needs every day of the year. Simply stated, we want to assure you that Angelo Caputo's Fresh markets is a great place to work and shop.

Heinen’s is an Ohio-based, family-owned and operated grocery store chain that has been in business since 1929. Our philosophy is to provide world-class customer service while offering the freshest, highest quality foods. Whether you’re shopping for Superfoods, pasta, nutrition bars or frozen foods, we offer a wide variety of gluten-free options to meet your needs. Visit one of our four Chicago-area stores and let our Wellness Consultants show you around!