The Right to Choose is as American as Apple Pie 2016-11-08Countdown to Giving Tuesday: The School Nutrition Foundation will celebrate Giving Tuesday on November 29, 2016. Today is Election Day! We have the privilege and responsibility to cast our ballots for the leaders of the nation. Voting is certainly a part of being an American. In two weeks and two days, we will gather to celebrate a truly American holiday, Thanksgiving. It’s a day when we celebrate the blessings and bounty in our lives. Following Election Day and Thanksgiving, we have another celebration of our American values. That is Giving Tuesday, when we call attention to the power of giving in America. Part of being a democracy is the right to choose which organizations have importance for us and to give to those organizations to help them fulfill their missions. Choosing a candidate or choosing an organization—as American as Apple Pie! On the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, November 29, 2016, you can help the School Nutrition Foundation strive to achieve the vision of “well-nourished students prepared for success.” You know the importance of healthy foods for America’s school children. By donating to the Foundation, you are helping those like you who are dedicated to serving healthy meals to children at school. Need more reasons to donate to SNF? Consider the following infographic (click image to download or enlarge) and then share it to help spread the word about the importance of supporting the Foundation.