Upcoming Food Allergy Webinar: Discussing the Science Behind the Facts
Join today's webinar to learn more about food allergies, plus register for six additional upcoming webinars! Read More

New SNF Executive Director Strikes a Note for School Nutrition
SNA Announces Jane Mell Balek as the new executive director of the School Nutrition Foundation. Read More

Betti Wiggins Wins IFMA 2017 Silver Plate Award
For her work in the Detroit Public Schools Community District, Betti Wiggins will be honored with the International Foodservice Manufacturers Association’s (IFMA) 2017 Silver Plate Award. Read More

Panel of “Insiders” Provide the Scoop on What is Happening on Capitol Hill
At SNA’s Legislative Action Conference (LAC), attend Fireside Chat with Washington Insiders to find out how policy and legislation is crafted on Capitol Hill. Read More

ANC 2017: Create Your Unique Education Agenda with New Online Tool
The vast array of educational offerings at SNA’s Annual National Conference (ANC) is what makes it the singular, don’t-miss event of the year! To make it even easier to plan your 2017 education agenda, check out the newly added online tool that allows you to filter education sessions by date, key area, member type and topic area. Read More

Share Your NSBW Celebration with SNA
How did you and your students celebrate the “School Breakfast Challenge” theme last week during National School Breakfast Week (NSBW)? Share your recap and photos with School Nutrition and you may see your celebration featured in an upcoming issue of the magazine. Read More

Spring Membership Drive for State Associations
SNA’s Spring Membership Drive kicked off on March 1st! The Spring Membership Drive encourages all of SNA’s state affiliates to recruit as many new members and retain as many current members as possible now through May 31st to meet or exceed our 3% membership growth goal. Help your state in this effort, and YOU could win! Recruit five or more new members to SNA this year through the Annual Membership Campaign, you will be entered in a raffle to win 1 of 5 VIP registrations to ANC 2018 in Las Vegas! Read More

The median breakfast participation rate for school districts serving breakfast in the first 10‐15 minutes.
(Source: SNA’s 2016 Operations Report)
Learn More School Breakfast Facts

Breakfast in the Classroom Funding Available from Partners for Breakfast in the Classroom
If you live in one of the ten target states, the Partners for Breakfast in the Classroom invite you to register for the Tuesday, March 28 webinar, “Breakfast in the Classroom Funding Available.” Read More

An Evening to Remember: Order Your Tickets for the 2017 Celebration of School Nutrition Heroes
Time is running out to order your tickets to attend the School Nutrition Foundation’s annual Celebration of School Nutrition Heroes. Read More

A Closer Look at School Breakfast Service Times
The School Nutrition Foundation spotlights findings from the 2016 School Nutrition Operations Report on how timing the morning meal can have impact on participation. Spoiler Alert: The data suggests that participation will increase if you serve breakfast after the start of the school day. Read More

SNA PR Campaign: Are You Ready for St. Patrick’s Day?
As part of SNA’s ongoing public awareness campaign, the Association continues to develop new resources for you to share and use to help spread the word about the power of school meals. Check out the St. Patty’s Day-themed shareable content on the SNA website. Read More

JCN&M Study Finds Intervention from Teachers, Increased Elementary School Student’s Fruit and Vegetable Snack Consumption by 33%
Successful incentives by teachers can have a positive effect on elementary school students bringing fruit and vegetable snacks to school on non-FFVA days. Read More

Register for SNA's Upcoming Webinar

Today: Food Allergies

March 15, 2017
Webinar: Food Allergy - Discussing the Science Behind the Facts

March 21, 2017
Webinar: 2017 SNA Position Paper, What You Need to Know!

March 30, 2017
LAC Regular Rate Registration Deadline

April 2-4, 2017
Legislative Action Conference

April 3, 2017
SNF Celebration of School Nutrition Heroes

April 6, 2017
Virtual Expo “Live” Day

Where’s Ruby Roaming 2016-17
The School Nutrition team could not be more thrilled with the submissions from the 2016-17 "Where's Ruby Roaming?" contest! Visit the SNA website to see this year’s winners and some of our favorite photos from this year’s contest.

Georgia Public Broadcasting to Feature Colquitt County School Nutrition, The Moultrie Observer

Celebrating International School Meals Day 2017, USDA

Sharing Some School Lunch Foods Off the Table, Boston Globe

Nutrition Program About More Than Food, USA Today: Hometown Life

Family Enrichment Center Event Focuses on Nutrition, Jackson Progress-Argus

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