Steal This Idea

Gain inspiration from your colleagues by "stealing" their ideas.
Steal This Idea

Holiday Treats

During holidays when students are away, we sell cakes, pies and gift dessert trays as a convenience purchase for working staff.

Steal This Idea

Veggie Mania

Tim Dietzler Director of Dining Services Villanova University Villanova, Pa. During March, since it is National Nutrition Month, we held several events to showcase our nutrition efforts. Thi...

Cindy Wickham School Nutrition Manager Dixieland Elementary School Lakeland, Fla. One week out of every month I do the Lunch and a Book program. In the program, I go out in the cafeteria dur...

Tom Smith General Manager, Metz & Associates Friends-Select School Philadelphia Our fifth and sixth graders had studied the election process, so we decided to throw them an Inaugural Bal...

Alyssa Rider Nutrition Counselor Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Ill. As part of National Nutrition Month we held a series of nutrition-themed meals in our residence halls. The meal...

Randall Pentecost Executive Chef San Juan Regional Medical Center Farmington, N.M. A lot of the people who eat in our cafeteria are older and they would often ask us to offer menu items in s...

Cindy Frazier Director of Nutrition Services Desert Sands Unified School District La Quinta, Calif. We thought that breakfast was the best opportunity for growth. We started a breakfast with...

Autumn Piller Marketing Director Kent State University Kent, Ohio We hosted a nutrition outreach program called "Are you beach-body ready?" The program offered educational informat...

Gretchen Willis Director of Dining Services Brown University Providence, R.I. We partnered with Farm Fresh Rhode Island, a local non-profit organization that promotes fresh food, to put on a...

Whitney Bundy Director of Food and Nutrition William W. Backus Hospital Norwich, Conn. For National Nutrition Month we wanted to include the community in the hospital's yearly event by doing...

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