Central Oregon Afterschool Meal Program Summit

You are invited to join Partners for a Hunger Free Oregon for a day of information sharing and networking to help build strong and sustainable meal programs for Oregon’s kids.

Workshops will include presentations from successful program sponsors/partners, resources to take home, and opportunities to connect with people nourishing kids around the state. 

Date: March 31st, 2011 

Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm (lunch included) 

Location: Madras, OR 

Cost: Free! 

Breakout Topics (still in the works):

  • Administration Nuts and Bolts (budgeting, staffing, sourcing food for SFSP and Afterschool programs)
  • How to Pitch Your Program (to the media and funders)
  • Stellar Summer Meal Program Models
  • Stellar CACFP Afterschool Meals Program Models
  • Integrating Activites and Fun (Summer and Afterschool)
  • Summer and Afterschool Meals 101
  • Best Practices to Boost Participation (Summer and Afterschool)
  • Regional Focus Discussion

Who should attend:

  • Current sponsors
  • Site partners
  • Parks and recreation departments
  • Libraries
  • Faith based organizations
  • Community leaders
  • Emergency food providers
  • Health and nutrition educators
  • Affordable housing managers
  • Funders
  • County/City agencies
  • Prospective partners and sponsors
  • Anyone with a mission to serve children and families

To Register:

Click here to complete the registration form.  Registration is open until March 17th. 

After you register we will send you more detailed information about the agenda and the final location information 

For Questions:

About the conference contact Sally Eliason at 503-595-5501 ext 301 or sally@oregonhunger.org 

About the Summer Food Service Program or the After School Meal and Snack Program, see www.oregonhunger.org/child-nutrition 

**This is not a required training to operate either program 

This entry was posted in Helping the Hungry in Central Oregon, NeighborImpact, Training, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.