Legislative Action Conference 2019

February 24-26, 2019
Marriott Marquis
Washington, D.C.

SNA’s annual 47th Legislative Action Conference (LAC) allows you to meet face-to-face with policy makers to increase their understanding and knowledge of the scope and complexity of school nutrition operations. At LAC 2019, we’ll join in the nation’s capital to accomplish our goals and make our voices heard through ongoing advocacy efforts.

The LAC conference program will dig deep into a variety of advocacy topics. You can look forward to hearing from Washington insiders, compelling keynote speakers, representatives from SNA’s legislative counsel and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. On Tuesday, February 26, advocate for your programs directly to legislators during the annual “Charge to the Hill.” Additionally, mark your calendar for Monday, February 25, to pay tribute to the honorees of the School Nutrition Foundation’s 6th annual Celebration of School Nutrition Heroes.

Whether you have been meeting on the Hill for years or if this is your first time, join SNA in Washington, D.C., February 24-26, 2019, to get the tools you need to effectively communicate with your elected officials in the nation’s capital and back home. Advocating for K-12 school foodservice programs allows you to make a difference for the 30 million children that benefit from school nutrition programs each day. Stay connected to SchoolNutrition.org to learn more about the conference, invited speakers and information about registration and hotel accommodations.

In an ongoing effort to help its members develop professionally, SNA donates funds to SNF to award scholarships to help members attend SNA’s Legislative Action Conference (LAC). Six scholarships will be available for LAC 2019: Applications open on September 1 and close on October 31. Recipients of the scholarships will each receive $1,500 to cover registration, airfare, hotels, and meals. Each scholarship recipient must comply with his/her school district’s policy on out-of-district travel. Winners will be notified in November.

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