To educate, inform and demonstrate healthy eating habits and nutrition in school aged children through artistic and cooking expressions.
Spread the Whiz welcomes all community members to help bring our dream to fruition. We appreciate volunteers with special talents such as artists, gardeners, and chefs who can lend a hand. We are also always looking for extra hands to help run events.
“Educating our youth about better food choices is a way to invest in their future. Through the foundation hopefully we can make not only children but parents aware of better choices for foods.”
—Frankie Olivieri, President and Founder of Spread the Whiz Foundation
To Chester A. Arthur School, our first adoptee.
Chester A. Arthur School serves as a hub of a diverse community connection and as a springboard for academic inquiry and discovery.
News & Events
Our Adopted School – FoCA Night Out
Join Us! Friends of Chester Arthur’s Night Out is a chance for parents, teachers and community members to gather, socialize and support local Philadelphia public education. Proceeds from a silent auction will benefit FoCA and Chester Arthur School. Date: Saturday,...read more
Our First Day at Chester A. Arthur
Featured in Philly Mag!
I Love My Job: Pat’s Steaks Owner Frank Olivieri The man behind the iconic cheesesteak shop tells all. Article by Victor Fiorillo [Excerpt]In 1930, Pat Olivieri and his brother invented the cheesesteak. Nearly 90 years later, Pat’s great-nephew Frank Olivieri runs the...read more