Celebration of School Nutrition Heroes The 2017 Celebration of School Nutrition Heroes will be held on Monday, April 3, 2017, at the J. W. Marriott in Washington, D.C. The event, held during SNA’s Legislative Action Conference (LAC), will be the fourth annual celebration of the extraordinary men and women in the school nutrition profession who make a difference in the lives of school children and go beyond their daily responsibilities in making a significant contribution to their communities. The event is the only fundraising event that the School Nutrition Foundation holds and the evening is essential to securing funding for the scholarships that the Foundation provides to SNA members annually.Nominate a School Nutrition Hero!We need you to help identify the School Nutrition Heroes to be recognized at the 4th Annual Celebration of School Nutrition Heroes, which will be held on Monday, April 3, 2017. Please review the Nomination Criteria and determine who you know that goes far above and beyond their responsibilities in school nutrition to make a difference in his/her school and/or community. Complete the Nomination Form and return no later than Friday, October 21, 2016! Sponsorship Opportunities for 2017 The level of sponsorship of the 2017 Celebration of School Nutrition Heroes will determine in large part the net revenue from the event that can be used for education, research and scholarships for SNA members in the coming year. AdvancePierre Foods has made a commitment to be the Premier Sponsor for the 2017 Celebration! Sign up soon! These top spots will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. Don’t miss this opportunity! For information on sponsorships and the recognition at each level, click here. To indicate your commitment as a sponsor, click here. To learn more about the 2016 School Nutrition Heroes, click here. To learn more about the 2015 School Nutrition Heroes, click here. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.