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Due to the number of emails and calls concerning COVID-19, we respectfully ask that you submit your feedback and concerns through this short poll. Receiving feedback in this way will allow us to more accurately advocate on your behalf. If you have specific policy questions on meal service requirements you may contact the SNA Government Affairs and Media Relations team at Thank you for your hard work!

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Learn how to advocate for child nutrition programs with the U.S. Congress

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Read about SNA’s most current issues and take action! Send a message to your members of Congress and make a difference for schoolchildren across the nation.

Take Action: Oppose Child Nutrition Block Grant Proposals
SNA members are encouraged to contact their Members of Congress to urge them to oppose efforts to block grant school meal programs. Send a new action alert now to help protect school meals.

U.S. House and Senate Committees with jurisdiction over child nutrition programs:

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SNA State Associations

The School Nutrition Association has a presence in every state across the country. View links to many of the state associations to find out more about what SNA is doing nationwide. 

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