We are very excited to be able to offer registration scholarships for ECE practitioners for the 2016 National Farm to Cafeteria Conference, which would be great to share! See below for additional information.
Scholarship Opportunity Now Open for National Farm to Cafeteria Conference
The National Farm to School Network is now accepting applications for scholarships to the 8th National Farm to Cafeteria Conference, which will take place in Madison, Wis., June 2-4, 2016. This event is the top national training and networking event for farm to cafeteria professionals working to improve community health, build economic opportunities for farmers and producers, and ensure long-term sustainability for local food efforts nationwide. A Farm to Early Care and Education Workshop track along with ECE field trips and networking sessions will showcase how to get local foods into early childhood education sites and how to use food-based activities to enhance the quality of educational experiences in early childhood. Early care and education providers will be one of several groups (including farmers, farmer support organizations, youth (through age 22), persons of color, food service professionals and farm to college/hospital practitioners) prioritized for scholarships!
Don’t delay! Learn more and submit your application at farmtocafeteriaconference.org now until the deadline of Feb. 29 at 5pm ET.
After you apply don't forget to submit it to CACFPtakeACTIONChallenge.org for CACFP Recognition and points! Submit here.