Highlights from SchoolNutrition.org Vol. 11, No. 1 - Jan 4, 2012

In This Issue

It's Time to Get Packing for CNIC 2012 in Orlando!
It's 2012! Are you ready to fuel your mind and body for the year ahead by attending SNA's Child Nutrition Industry Conference? If so, bring your readiness to learn and athletic gear and we'll see you in Orlando!
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

Applications for Fuel Up to Play 60's Funding Initiative Due February 1, 2012
Fuel Up to Play 60 is now accepting applications for its nationwide funding initiative for K-12 schools enrolled in the in-school wellness program. The next application deadline is February 1, 2012.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

Students Envision the Perfect Breakfast
In a recent online Dream Kitchen® survey conducted by youth marketing firm Y-Pulse, LLC, more than 2,000 3rd-, 4th- and 5th-graders identified the items they would like to see served for their ideal breakfast.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

Feature of the Week
Register for LAC 2012
It's time to make plans to attend SNA's 40th Legislative Action Conference (LAC), March 4-7, 2012! Why is it so important that you not miss out on this historic milestone? Because LAC is considered one of the most productive and exciting events in school nutrition! To take advantage of the Early Bird registration rate, register by January 20th!

[Register for LAC]

Your Subscription

Unsubscribe
Update E-mail Address
Subscribe

Join SNA on Facebook Join SNA on Flickr Follow SNA on Twitter Watch SNA on Youtube

ADVERTISEMENTS

Better Nutrition Made Simple
Red Gold has put flavor first in its new line of tomato products. These products offer lower sodium and contain 100% natural sugar as the sweetener. Many also are an excellent source of Vitamins A, C and E. We're confident you and your students will love them!
[Learn More]


WIN $1,000 for Your School!
Your school could win $1,000 by participating in the UBR® Breakfast Program during National School Breakfast Week.
[Learn More]

 

Love Your Veggies™ Lunch Break for Schools Fundraiser to Benefit Chefs Move to Schools
Chefs of all industry segments are invited to participate in the Love Your Veggies™ Lunch Break for Schools fundraiser, February 27-March 2, 2012, which is being hosted in partnership with the makers of Hidden Valley® Salad Dressings. Proceeds will help promote healthy eating habits and proper nutrition for children through the Chefs Move to Schools program.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

LAC Pre-Con and Closing General Session News
Mark Saturday, March 3, 2012 on your calendars for the LAC Pre-Conference Session "Procurement 101."
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

SNF to Host a Webinar with SNA and USDA on the Final Meal Patterns!
The School Nutrition Foundation, in partnership with SNA and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is hosting a FREE Webinar Wednesday entitled: "The New School Meal Patterns: What You Need to Know."
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

Thinking about Partnering with a Chef in 2012?
If you are thinking about partnering with a chef, take advantage of free resources available for schools and for chefs.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

Online Registration Now Open for SNA's 40th LAC!
Registration is now open for SNA's 2011 Legislative Action Conference, March 4-7, 2012. Make plans now to join your colleagues in the nation's capital to help make a difference in the future of school nutrition.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

Set Your GPS for Education and Fun at CNIC 2012 in Orlando
With such a fun location serving as the backdrop for SNA's 2012 Child Nutrition Industry Conference, attendees are encouraged to take advantage of nearby sights and attractions to complete their conference experience.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

Fall 2011 Issue of The Journal of Child Nutrition & Management Now Online
The Fall 2011 issue of The Journal of Child Nutrition & Management contains research articles and data on a number of topics critical to the successful operation of school meal programs.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

School Nutrition Explores the Latest Nutrition Hot Topics
The December issue of School Nutrition, SNA's award-winning flagship publication, takes a look at the latest nutrition news that you can use both on the job and in your personal life.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

United Fresh Foundation's Produce Excellence in Foodservice Awards Program Announces Call for Nominations
The United Fresh Foundation's Produce Excellence in Foodservice Awards Program, which recognizes the foodservice industry's most innovative produce performers, is seeking nominations for 2012.
[Read Full Story] Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this post

SNA Calendar

Events
January 15-17, 2012
Child Nutrition Industry Conference

March 4-7, 2012
Legislative Action Conference

March 5-9, 2012
National School Breakfast Week

May 16-17, 2012
Spring Industry Boot Camp

July 15-18, 2012
Annual National Conference

[ More Meetings & Events]

Webinars
1/11 - School Meal Patterns
[ More Webinars]

Exams
1/14 - Orlando, FL
3/3 - Washington, DC
4/19 - Athens, GA
4/26 - Louisville, KY
7/15 - Denver, CO
[ More Credentialing Exams]

NOTE: You have our permission to print or e-mail CN Direct to others as long as it is sent in its entirety, including this message. To unsubscribe from this mailing list please e-mail webmaster@schoolnutrition.org or simply click here.
 
Edited by Julie Eckman (jeckman@schoolnutrition.org), communications specialist.
School Nutrition Association | 120 Waterfront Street, Suite 300 | National Harbor, MD 20745
Phone (301) 686-3100 | Fax (301) 686-3115 | E-mail servicecenter@schoolnutrition.org

[[tracking_beacon]]