Join us for the first of a three-part workshop series* on writing a nutrition policy! This workshop is designed to review why a nutrition policy is important in food banks, and to provide dedicated time for you to create an individualized policy for your food bank.
Session 1 on May 9th will covering the following topics:• The connection between food insecurity and health• Why a nutrition policy is important in food banks• Sample nutrition policies• The elements of a nutrition policy• Using USDA’s Dietary Guidelines/MyPlate as your nutrition guidelines • Getting your staff, volunteers, and board involved in creating a nutrition policy
*Food bank personnel should attend nutrition policy sessions in order to gain the most benefit from this workshop series.
Time & Date: 9:30am - 12pm on Thursday, May 9th
Location:El Centro de la Raza - Room 3092524 16th Ave S.Seattle, WA 98144
Any questions about the training can be directed to Charlene Hsia (firstname.lastname@example.org | 206.694.6830). Please inform Charlene if you need any accessibility accommodations as well.