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Stand Up for School Nutrition

The Health and well-being of our children seems to be a hot topic everywhere with various entities presuming to know the best way to nourish our children. The Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act is now a part of the history that will shape our future. Whether we're discussing rising food costs, nutrition standards or meal patterns; addressing other provisions relating to the implementation of the Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act; or enhancing the image of school nutrition,the more members SNA represents, the greater influence we have to impact these issues. Recruiting new members is more crucial today than ever before. View Membership Options»

NJ Annual USDA Foods Conference

The NJ Department of Agriculture is sponsoring their third Annual USDA Foods Conference.  The conference will be held on January 15, 2015 from 8:30am to 2:30 pm at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, NJ.  Valuable training sessions will be offered, and also the opportunity to sign up to participate in the Department of Defense (DOD) Direct Delivery Produce Program.  Manufacturers will be showcasing processed USDA Foods that attendees can taste for use on school menus.  Access more information as well as the registration form by clicking here.  The registration form should be submitted via email to or FAX to 609-984-5367 by January 9, 2015.  SIGN UP NOW!!



SNA is Updating Credentialing Exam

To ensure the continued quality and integrity of the SNS exam, the Governing Council decided that SNA would no longer administer the exam following planned January 2015 exam dates. A newly updated SNS exam will be available at SNA’s Annual National Conference.

USDA Requests Information

As required by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is requesting information on how schools and state agencies address the issue of unpaid meal charges. SNA has requested guidance on this issue for the past few years and is pleased that USDA has begun gathering input and solutions.  For more information on how to submit your information, visit the SNA webpage for a form to complete.