More ANC Scholarships Available Than Ever Before!
In its continuing efforts to provide SNA members with opportunities to advance their education and SNA participation, the School Nutrition Foundation (SNF) will provide more scholarships to attend ANC 2020 in Nashville.
Virtual Expo 2020 Now Open!
The FREE month-long Virtual Expo is open with 24/7 access to two virtual exhibit halls, education sessions, and Leaderboard for your chance to win prizes!
Voting for the 2020 SNA Election Opens on February 15!
Your voice matters! Remember to cast your vote for the 2020 SNA Election between
While voting doesn’t begin until February 15, now is a great time to
get to know the candidates
and watch video interviews with the two Vice President candidates Lori Adkins, SNS and Sara Gasiorowski, SNS. When voting opens on February 15, you should look for an email sent from SNA’s election vendor, Election Services Corp. (ESC) on the Association’s behalf. This email will provide steps for you to authenticate your identity and provide access to your ballot through a unique voting validation number. This number will be required to cast your vote. After voting, you will receive a “Thank You for Voting” email from ESC as confirmation. Visit the SNA website to
learn more about how to vote
Virtual Expo 2020 is Now Open Thru March 4!
4th Annual Virtual Expo
has officially opened and available to you with 24/7 access—no travel required! From now until March 4, you can visit the two exhibit halls, download literature, view videos, and get your questions ready for exhibitors to answer. Chat live with our exhibitors on
Thursday, February 6,
11:00 am-3:00 pm ET and/or
Friday, February 7,
1:00 pm-3:00 pm ET—bring your questions! Everyone who participates in a live exhibitor chat will be eligible to win a special giveaway!
View the current exhibitors
Start earning your CEUs by watching the first eight “Best of #ANC19” education sessions in the Learning Center—available for you to come back as often as you would like. Eight new sessions will be released on February 18.
View full session descriptions
. Plus, check out the SNA booth, a one-stop shop for some great school nutrition resources, and the School Nutrition Foundation booth for information on ANC scholarships and other programs.
Visit all the booths, the Learning Center, and the Networking Lounge to start earning points on the Leaderboard—the top ten with the most points will be entered in a drawing to win one of 10 $25 Amazon gift cards at the end of the Expo!
There are only 28 more days to access the FREE annual Virtual Expo 2020! You have until March 4 to see what the future holds for K-12 foodservice products and services!
Launch into #NSBW2020 Using the Official Toolkit!
Have you checked out the #NSBW2020 Toolkit? See what tips are available to help make your campaign Out of This World!
Last Chance to Save on Your #LAC2020 Registration
Regular Registration Deadline
for #LAC2020 is this
Friday, February 7!
Kickstart your experience by attending this essential pre-conference session, “Serving Students When The Lights Go Out: Disaster Preparedness & Response” on Saturday, March 7. Led by 10 panelists, you will hear about year-round preparation efforts, fast response tactics and solutions for the aftermath.
SNA’s 2020 Position Paper & LAC Resources
2020 Position Paper
will be the focus of SNA’s upcoming Legislative Action Conference (LAC), March 8-10, 2020. SNA members are encouraged to visit the LAC Resources page to access the
, lobbying tips and various other tools to help advocate on behalf of school meal programs.
Who Will be Your SNA +1?
With Valentine’s day coming up, now is the perfect opportunity to take part in the +1 Membership Challenge and recruit your SNA +1! Don't forget to use this
for your social media platforms! Visit
to learn more.
No One Eats Alone
No One Eats Alone Day
(February 14) was created to help combat feelings of isolation and loneliness that are felt by children each day at school lunch. Learn more about this event and how you can stand against social isolation and bullying!
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In the January 2020 issue, view the article, It’s Turkey Lurkey Time, to check out the featured recipe, Turkey Cheesesteak.