Register now for these December child nutrition program conference calls:
Summer Meals Matter – Community Partnerships
Tuesday, December 4th at 1 p.m. EST
Community partnerships can support your summer meal program in a variety of ways and can help ensure you have access to the resources you need to implement a successful program. These partnerships can help you increase participation at your sites, provide innovative and engaging programming for the children in your care, and assist you with more logistical concerns, such as meal preparation and delivery. Learn how to build and maintain these essential partnerships to the benefit of the children you serve throughout the summer months.
Breakfast Matters – Managing Waste in Breakfast in the Classroom
Thursday, December 13th at 3 p.m. EST
Concerns about waste disposal are a common logistical issue when schools move breakfast into the classroom. There is also heightened interest in recycling and minimizing landfill garbage in school communities. Join this call to learn how schools are managing waste disposal in breakfast in the classroom programs, while teaching children about conservation and ecology.
Afterschool Meals Matter – Build a Strong Afterschool Meal Program with School Nutrition Directors
Wednesday, December 19th at 1 p.m. EST
School Nutrition Departments have expertise in operating the federal child nutrition programs, and many afterschool programs operate at schools. Therefore, School Nutrition Departments can be excellent sponsors for the CACFP Afterschool Meal Program. Hear from school nutrition directors who are successfully operating the Afterschool Meal Program and learn how they work with afterschool coordinators to provide healthy meals to children who need them.