Healthy PlanEat is an online platform where people can order food directly from local farms that use sustainable growing practices.
Tell us about the milestones your venture accomplished in 2020
2020 milestones include running a successful crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, launching a new version of the Healthy PlanEat online platform, partnering with over a dozen local farms, and Healthy PlanEat's founder being selected as one of Connecticut Magazine's Class of 2021 40 Under 40.
Does your venture generate revenue or are you pre-revenue?
We HAVE generated revenue
What CT entrepreneur ecosystem resources have helped you succeed?
CT Women's Business Development Council, CT Small Business Development Center, SCORE, and Wesleyan University have helped me succeed.
Healthy PlanEat is a sustainable food startup that connects customers to local farms that use sustainable growing practices. It was founded by Rosemary Ostfeld, an interdisciplinary environmental scientist who also teaches classes on entrepreneurship and sustainable agriculture at Wesleyan University. Healthy PlanEat now offers food from 14 different farms/vendors across Connecticut and was recently recognized with a conservation award from the Connecticut River Coastal Conservation District.