SNPs in Ont. (including here in Central East) are looking for new possibilities for food delivery & distribution to schools/SNPs! Find the Request for Information at merx.com (search “Student Nutrition”). Then scroll down to get the link for bonfirehub for all the details. Applications close February 12th, 2020. Thanks to our friends at MealSource for collaborating to make this outreach possible!
Canada’s Food Guide has been updated! Highlights include focusing on unprocessed, whole foods, more fruits and veggies, and water as the primary drink. The good news for Student Nutrition Programs is that the 2016 Ontario SNP Nutrition Guidelines are well aligned with the new Canada Food Guide, so for SNPs, it’s (nutrition) business as usual!
Food for Kids, Peterborough & County Student Nutrition Programs, has released their annual report in an engaging infographic format. See all the great work they did during the 2017-18 school year.
This recipe book, designed by Ontario Dietitians specifically for student nutrition programs, offers recipes that are simple, affordable and meet Ontario’s Nutrition Guidelines.