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2 new districts join the Urban School Food Alliance

The nonprofit now serves more than 4 million children throughout the country and has an annual purchasing power of more than $875 million in food and supplies.

Operations

2022 FAME Award winners announced

Roy Pistone, director of food and nutrition services at Citrus County Schools in Florida, received the Golden Foodservice Director Award.

Dining teams set up meal service, generators and more at facilities throughout the region and they continue to aid cleanup efforts.

Eligible employees must be vaccinated by Oct. 18.

A record 176 grantees will use the funding to create or expand their farm-to-school programs. 


The district will be offering meals at over 15 local parks.

Nearly 100% of districts say they plan to have kids back in classrooms full-time, according to data released by the state.

One of the winners will also receive the Gold Plate Award during IFMA’s 67th annual Gold and Silver Plate Awards celebration, which will take place virtually in September.

Officials in New Jersey, Washington and Illinois have all said that schools in their states must offer in-person instruction next school year.

There won't be an option for remote learning at the nation's largest school district this fall.

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