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SFSP Volunteering Opportunity

Do you want to help hungry families access food in the summer? Sign up to volunteer at an SFSP blitz day in a community near you. Blitz days will involve volunteers canvassing neighborhoods around open SFSP sites, letting families know about the program. Depending on the community and the local sponsor, food and souveneirs may also be provided to volunteers, but no matter what you can count on...

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Hardwick Elementary Implements BIC

CNOP is proud to announce that the Hardwick Elementary School in Barre, Massachusetts has successfully implemented Breakfast in the Classroom (BIC) schoolwide as of April 2016. The Hardwick Elementary is a school of 220 students with 45% of the students qualifying for free or reduced priced school meals. Kerri Dubois-Gould, School Nutrition Director, began her quest with CNOP to implement BIC...

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Attend June 1st "Healthy Food Fuels Hungry Minds" School Food Conference

The second annual "Healthy Food Fuels Hungry Minds: a Stakeholders Conference For School Food" will take place at Harvard University on June 1st from 8 AM to 5 PM. The conference brings parents, shool meals providers, policy makers, and advocates together to explore healthy innovations in school food, with an eye toward the role of students' health in closing the achievement gap. The...

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Hockomock YMCA Seeks Summer Meals Intern

The Hockomock Area YMCA’s Healthy Food Access Initiative is seeking a summer intern to help with operations management and programming for a summer meal program in the community of Milford, MA. Responsibilities will include supporting the program coordinator with meal counts, facilitating programming (including nutrition education), and working closely with volunteers at each of the three...

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Farm to School Leadership Team

Massachusetts Farm to School is seeking applications to serve on the leadership team of its Massachusetts Farm to School network. Launched last year, the network is designed to unite people from different parts of the food system to grow and diversify our state's farm to school movement. The leadership team is responsible for setting the network's goals, facilitating communication among...

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