School Nutrition Highlights
2015-2016 Calendar of Events
Legislative Action-Tell Congress to Oppose Block Grant Proposals
#StoptheBlock on Capitol Hill
On June 15, 2016, school nutrition advocates and Members of Congress sent the message loud and clear that block grants would slash school meal program budgets and impede their ability to serve students in need.
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Georgia’s School Nutrition Leaders
GSNA congratulates school nutrition leaders, Donna Martin, EdS RDN, LD, SNS, FAND, Director – Burke County SNP and Cindy Culver, MS, RDN. LD, Director - Marietta City SNP.
Donna will serve as the national president of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics for 2017. Donna will be the first school nutrition professional to serve as president of the organization.
Cindy will serve as Chair of the School Nutrition Services Dietetics Practice Group.
GSNA is proud to call these leaders in nutrition members! Read more about Donna and Cindy and their new positions here.
The 2016 Golden Radish Award
The submission period for the 2016 Golden Radish awards is open. This Award is for educational agencies in Georgia that are doing extraordinary work in farm to school. The Award is presented by the Georgia Department of Education, Georgia Department of Agriculture, Georgia Department of Public Health, and Georgia Organics. Winners will be recognized by the leaders of these four groups at the State Capitol on October 24, 2016. The submission deadline is June 30, 2016. For more information and to apply visit: https://georgiaorganics.org/for-schools/goldenradish