Minnesota School Nutrition Association
The purpose of the Minnesota School Nutrition Association is to provide our members opportunities for professional development and to build relationships that make a difference in the lives of children.
With over 2,700 state members and industry partners, the professionals of the Minnesota School Nutrition Association are working hard to help children by advancing school nutrition programs. Together, we can make a difference - in our communities, our state and nation.
Posted on 17. Jan, 2015 by msna.
Join us in advocating for your District’s Child Nutrition Program this year at the MSNA Legislative Action Conference. The conference will be held February 18th at the PERA Building in St Paul. We need to visit our state legislative representatives and senators and tell them the real stories direct from our kitchens and districts. It may sound [...]
The 2015 scholarship season is now underway! On January 6, 2015, the School Nutrition Foundation (SNF) opened the applications for the SNF Education Scholarships and the Baxter Equipment for Education Grant. Applications must be submitted online for all SNF scholarships. For more information, click here or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The Baxter Equipment for Education Grant will award equipment to one school in [...]
Submit your comments on unpaid meal charges to USDA and SNA. As required by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA), the 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 [...]
Posted on 10. Dec, 2014 by msna.
SNA Press Release: December 10, 2014, Congress released the full text of the Fiscal Year 2015 Omnibus Appropriations Bill. SNA was pleased to see several of our key issues addressed in the language that will provide schools greater flexibility to plan healthy school meals that students will eat. Congress is expected to vote on the [...]
Posted on 27. Nov, 2014 by msna.
December 2, 2014 is a special day – Giving Tuesday – We have Black Friday and Cyber Monday which focus on consumerism, now we have Giving Tuesday to celebrate the power of supporting others. Giving Tuesday is a global effort and non-profits are marking the day in many ways. We are asking others to join us in support [...]