So no one was very surprised when ASFSA
members identified the public image of school nutrition programs as their number one priority in 2001.
The 46 staff of the 55,000-member ASFSA
and its sister Child Nutrition Foundation are immersed in countless programs and services, all designed to achieve one thing: to see that all children have access to nutritious meals during the school day.
CONTACT: Erik Peterson of ASFSA
, +1-703-739-3900, ext.
members and the general public are invited to participate in the scheduled online chat with Camorongan.
and its partners in the anti-hunger, nutrition and child communities have spent more than two and half years evaluating and developing proposals.
Although I heard some wonderful war stories, I was looking for a workable process for ASFSA
Currently, the database includes close to 500 companies who are ASFSA
Patrons, industry members and exhibitors at ASFSA
's 2002 Annual National Conference.
That's why ASFSA
has designated one week a year to remind everyone -- students, parents, teachers, administrators and community members -- that child nutrition employees work hard year round.
will use its Web site in an upcoming public information campaign promoting child nutrition to parents and kids.
partnered with America's Second Harvest and local food pantries to provide state and local affiliates with donation points.
past president Gene White, who played a critical role in organizing the event, said "the conference facilities, the industry sponsored exhibits and the conference program showcased the many benefits that will be available to all through the new Latin American School Feeding Network.
Facing a significant increase in the number and seriousness of issues affecting the school food service industry, ASFSA
decided that its response must be rooted in professionalism.