The Child Nutrition Program Conference brings together education, nutrition, and nonprofit professionals as well as child hunger-prevention advocates to deepen their knowledge of child nutrition programs and promote innovative strategies for building successful local nutrition sites. It’s also a chance to share ideas and challenges with a vibrant professional peer network that can provide support and expertise across a wide variety of issues.
Save the Date!
OSNA is pleased to announce that the OSNA State Conference and Food and Equipment Show will be held at the Salem Conference Center, Salem, Oregon, from March 13-14, 2015. The annual conference is a great networking and educational opportunity for Oregon’s school nutrition professionals, food manufacturers and brokers, and school foodservice suppliers to come together to learn about the latest school cafeteria trends. Mark your calendars and check back soon for registration and program information!
Exhibitors: Please check our State Conference page for the vendor application form and conference center floor plan.
Would you like free trainings? The National Food Service Management Institute is offering free face-to-face training sessions in Oxford, Mississippi for 2015. Participants may earn continuing education credits to use toward certification or credentialing for the School Nutrition Association, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and other professional organizations.
Click here for a full 2015 NFSMI calendar of free training sessions.
Celebrate National School Breakfast Week 2015 with the theme of “Make the Grade with School Breakfast.” The week highlights how eating a nutritious breakfast helps students achieve success in the classroom and beyond. Get started planning your celebration with free tools and resources.
Local Nutrition Services Directors Marcie Christiansen(Lake Oswego), Cheri Meeker (Newberg)and Vicky Brown (North Powder) recently attended trainings at National Food Service Institute (NFSMI) in Oxford Mississippi. If you would like more information about these free trainings visit www.nfsmi.org click here —-> NFSMI Training Schedule 2014