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.

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It’s Time to Try School Breakfast!

Posted on 27. Feb, 2014 by .


Although the majority of Americans feel breakfast is important, hectic mornings make it difficult to fit the meal in every day. In fact, 40 percent of moms say that their child does not eat breakfast daily, according to Kellogg’s Breakfast in America survey. To garner increased participation in the School Breakfast Program, schools throughout Minnesota [...]

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SNA calls attention to unpaid-meal-charge complexities

Posted on 25. Feb, 2014 by .


A commentary from Patricia Montague, chief executive officer of the School Nutrition Association, speaks out about the importance of compassionate policies for students who cannot pay for school meals. “No one wants a child to go hungry, and no one thinks it’s a good idea for students to try learning on an empty stomach. We [...]

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