March 20, 2013
June 12, 2012
In order to efficiently respond to requests for the New Meal Planning Tools, we have included the Iowa Menu Planning Tools in Excel Workbook format for downloading. This is the tool that was used to create the 4-Week Menu Cycle distributed at the May 2012 Meal Pattern Workshop. Be sure to print off the Read Only Instructions for this Excel Workbook, download this workbook to your desktop before beginning menu planning.
December 12, 2011
Share Our Strength, a national nonprofit, is ending childhood hunger in America and Arkansas by connecting children with the nutritious food they need to lead healthy, active lives. Through its No Kid Hungry CampaignTM – a national effort to end childhood hunger in America by 2015 – Share Our Strength ensures children in need are enrolled in federal nutrition programs, invest in community organizations fighting hunger, teaches families how to cook healthy meals on a budget and builds public-private partnerships to end hunger, both nationally and at the state level.
October 20, 2010
This is ongoing ARRA Grant monitoring.