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School Nutrition Industry Conference, SNA Conferences, SNA News

#SNIC24 Early Bird Rates End Thursday, November 30 

November 28, 2023

If you still need to register for SNA’s 2024 School Nutrition Industry Conference (#SNIC24), now is the time to do so!  

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Holidays & Celebrations, School Nutrition Foundation, SNA News

Double Your Impact: Donate to SNF’s #GivingTuesday Campaign Today!

November 28, 2023

Today is #GivingTuesday! Both the School Nutrition Association (SNA) and the School Nutrition Foundation (SNF) are inviting you to participate…

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Conferences & Events, Legislative Action Conference

#LAC24 Registration is Open–Secure Your Spot Today!

November 20, 2023

School nutrition advocates—get ready for March 3-5 because registration for SNA’s Legislative Action Conference (#LAC24) in Washington, D.C. is open!

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Graphic with SNA's School Food for Thought podcast graphic and the titles of Episode 4: "Doing More Than the Impossible" and Episode 5 "Creating and Maintaining an Excellent Culture in School Nutrition Staff"
SNA News

School Food for Thought: Tune In to Episodes 4 & 5 Now

November 17, 2023

Episodes 4 and 5 of SNA’s School Food for Thought podcast are here to give you more insights into running a successful school nutrition program. From exploring non-traditional community partnerships to encouraging a positive workplace culture that helps your team stay passionate about the work they do—these episodes are sure to inspire you.

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Conferences & Events, National School Breakfast Week, SNA News

Dive into the #NSBW24 Shop!

November 16, 2023

The sun is rising on the 2024 National School Breakfast Week (#NSBW24), and this year, we’re catching the wave with…

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Conferences & Events, School Nutrition Industry Conference, SNA Conferences, SNA News

Enhancing Your #SNIC24 Learning Adventure With a Pre-Conference Workshop

November 15, 2023

Prepare to embark on a transformative journey at the 2024 School Nutrition Industry Conference (#SNIC24) in Orlando, Florida, taking place…

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Graphic of a laptop open to the Journal of Child Nutrition & Management page on SNA's website
SNA News, SNA Publications, SNA Research

The Journal of Child Nutrition & Management Returns With Fall 2023 Issue

November 14, 2023

SNA’s academic publication, the Journal of Child Nutrition & Management (JCN&M), is back with its Fall 2023 issue!

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Elections, SNA News

SNA Announces 2024 Election Slate

November 7, 2023

SNA is pleased to announce the 2024 Election slate. The Leadership Development Committee (LDC) held the Selection Meeting last week…

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The cover of SN Magazine's November/December 2023 issue
SNA News, SNA Publications

SN Magazine: November/December 2023 Strategic Solutions for Impactful Cafeteria Spaces

November 1, 2023

What strategic solutions will you take to reinvigorate your school’s foodservice operation with newfound excitement? We expect you’ll find some ideas and inspiration in SN Magazine’s November/December 2023 issue.

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"FAME Awards"
Awards, SNA News

Congratulations to the 2024 FAME Awards Winners

October 24, 2023

The results are in: Basic American Foods (BAF) has announced the winners of the 2024 Foodservice Achievement Management Excellence (FAME) Awards!

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Advocacy & Policy, SNA News

Help Shape SNA’s 2024 Position Paper! 

October 23, 2023

The School Nutrition Association’s (SNA) Public Policy and Legislation Committee (PPL) is seeking member input as they prepare to draft…

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NSLW logo on a video game-themed background
National School Lunch Week, Press Release

Schools Nationwide Celebrate #NSLW23

October 9, 2023

This week, schools across the country will celebrate the benefits of healthy school meals during National School Lunch Week (NSLW), October 9-13, 2023. Through fun lunchtime events, special menus, cafeteria decorations, take-home activities and a playful video game-inspired theme, NSLW will educate students and families about how to “Level Up with School Lunch.” 

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