MSNA has named Adele Lillie, Child Nutrition Program Director for Robbinsdale Independent School District, the state Director of the Year. This award...
The Minnesota School Nutrition Assiciation is deeply committed to the Nutritional Health and Well-Being of children and recognizes teh importance of healthy food for growth and student achievement. Therefore the Minnesota School Nutrition Association endorses the following:
• School Meals Funding: MSNA supports maintaining current funding for school meals.
• Nutritional Integrity: MSNA supports reforming federal nutrition standards as proposed by the Institute of Medicine and the School Nutrition Association.
• Farm to School: MSNA supports measures to encourge schools to purchase locally grown agriculturall products.
• Shared Services: MSNA encourages all school districts to participate in cooperative food purchasing groups in order to take advantage of economies of scale.