Welcome to Henry the Hippo<br /> Healthy School Meal Program

Welcome to Henry the Hippo
Healthy School Meal Program

Henry The Hippo school meal program is the school division of Healthy Heart Food Service, Inc. which was founded in 2008. Located in Brooklyn, NY, Henry the Hippo feeds several thousand children each day throughout New York City .

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Henry the Hippo


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Our Mission

Henry the Hippo is more than just a school lunch program. We are a company dedicated to making a positive contribution to the wellness and learning ability of each student by providing nutritious and tasty school meals in an efficient and innovative way.

Our chefs create a wide ranging lunch menu of delicious main dishes and sides, with Kosher, Gluten free, and vegetarian options available upon request. All meals are prepared using high quality ingredients, and are made fresh daily. Responsible drivers deliver the meals, ensuring the accuracy of each order.

At Henry the Hippo, we guarantee friendly and proactive customer service, and strive for outstanding meals, and even better management and service.

Our Mission
Our Vision

Our Vision

Eating healthy is more than just an objective, it’s a lifestyle. Henry the Hippo has a vision of promoting nutrition and wellness among our youth by creating a community of mindful eaters and educators.

Our Henry the Hippo mascot makes scheduled visits to partnering schools to encourage healthy and clean eating in a positive and kid-friendly way. 

It is our vision and ambition to give back to our schools and communities by providing the foundation off which to raise flourishing, happy children.

Goals and Objectives

Our goal at Henry the Hippo is to provide our clients with outstanding service while meeting their specific and individual needs.

We proudly operate with integrity and care, and are determined and eager to improve and grow as a company and as a community, to constantly pursue excellence.

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Program Features

Free Trial Day

Request a free trial day of lunch service at your school and experience the excellence of the Henry the Hippo meal program

Kosher & Vegetarian

We offer non-kosher, Kosher, and vegetarian options as well as catering to specific allergies and restrictions.

Reliable Delivery

Trained drivers deliver meals according to specific school preferences and oversee accuracy of each order.

Henry the Hippo Mascot

Schedule visits from Henry the Hippo mascot at no charge, to encourage healthy eating in a positive and kid-friendly way.

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Our School has been using Henry the Hippo for the past year, and the results have been fantastic! Their lunch program is outstanding, as well as providing great customer service to parents and school administration.

Kids love the variety of food available to them at each meal, there is always something for everyone! They are very reliable in ensuring that the lunches are delivered on time and ready to be enjoyed! Visits from the Hippo Mascot are greatly anticipated and add an extra element of fun and awareness of the importance of health and nutrition among our students. We highly recommend Henry the Hippo as a stress free solution to your school lunch program. 

Suzanne Axelbaum
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