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Food and Nutrition Service 2010 Blog Posts

December 2010


USDA Helps Americans Every Day, Every Way—and at Christmastime, Too.


Harvest Time Leads to Delicious Meal at Dallas Elementary School


Time is Ticking! Final Days to Submit Your Favorite Recipe


St. Louis Chef Continues Lifelong Child Nutrition Efforts through Chefs Move to School


Florida Farmers Market Pilot Provides Fresh Fruits and Vegetables to SNAP and WIC Clients


First High School in Nation Receives Gold of Distinction HUSSC Award

Bullet Elmo Visits the White House Kitchen

A Healthier and Brighter Future for Our Children and Nation


Nos Unimos con La Raza para Promover la Nutrición Hispana


Partnering with the National Council of LaRaza on Good Nutrition


Food For Thought Initiative Improving Nutrition and Fighting Hunger


Food Banks: A boots on the ground effort


USDA Supports Principals and Parents at Chicago Breakfast


Inspired by First Lady, Chef Pablo Does the Same for New York Students


A Victory for Kids


California Culinary Academy Members and San Francisco Middle School Partner in Chefs Move to Schools Program

November 2010

Bullet In Chicago, Chefs Move to Model School
Bullet Share Our Strength Kicks Off No Kid Hungry in New Orleans
Bullet A Nudge in the Right Direction: USDA Sponsors Behavioral Economics Research to Promote Healthy Eating at School
Bullet Household Food Security Report: Call for Action
Bullet Alabama Gets the Gold of Distinction!
Bullet Cooking Up Change Heats Up a Chilly November Night in Chicago
Bullet Two Innovative Mississippi Public Schools Meet USDA’s HealthierUS School Challenge
Bullet Bringing fresh, local, healthy food to communities
Bullet Tennessee Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Clinic Gets New Home
Bullet USDA Helps Celebrate Salad Bar Donation to D.C. Bilingual Charter School

October 2010

Bullet USDA Healthier US School Challenge Winners during National School Lunch Week
Bullet Keeping the Focus on HealthierUS Schools
Bullet Making a Difference
Bullet Partnerships Critical to Ending Hunger – A Look Back at Hunger Action Month
Bullet Community Partners: A Recipe for Success
Bullet FNS working to end hunger in Southwest Region
Bullet The Midwest Regional Office Eases Hunger in the Greater Chicago Area
Bullet River Terrace Tigers Rise to the Challenge
Bullet Mississippi School Receives HealthierUS School Challenge Award During National School Lunch Week
Bullet Deputy Secretary Presents HealthierUS School Challenge Gold of Distinction Award to the Academy of Global Citizenship
Bullet National School Lunch Week: Reasons to Celebrate
Bullet USDA Recognizes West Virginia School for Earning Gold in HealthierUS School Challenge
Bullet All Hands on Deck!
Bullet Unique Partnership between Second Harvest Heartland & Vikings Helps Feed Hungry Kids
Bullet Football Players Encourage Students to Fuel Up to Play 60

September 2010

Deputy Under Secretary Janey Thornton Participates in Georgia School Nutrition Directors’ Conference

Apps and Game Designers Level Up on Healthy Eating
Southwest Regional Feds, Farmers and Friends Feed Families Food Drive 2010
USDA Promotes Breastfeeding
USDA Joins Maryland in Celebrating Farmer’s Markets
Fresh From the Farm: Massachusetts Tomatoes Take Center Stage
Seeing ARRA’s Investment take Hold
Maryland School Improves Quality of School Meals – Thanks to ARRA!
ARRA Funds: Making a Difference in School Cafeterias
ARRA Continues to Support American Families
Michelle Obama Praises Schools in Louisiana for Taking the HealthierUS School Challenge
Teaming Up in the Challenge to Bring Healthier Meals to Schools
Secretary Vilsack Visits the San Antonio Food Bank
Midwest Region People’s Garden Starts Accepting SNAP Card

August 2010

Commemoration of 5th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina
SNAP Community Roundtables in Chicago Yield Feedback
Just What the Doctor Ordered
People’s Garden School Pilot Program
B.H. Macon Elementary School Gets a Lesson in Gardening
Partnerships Make Child Care Center Serve Children and Families Fresh, Healthy Foods
Motivating Schools To Make a Change – HealthierUS School Challenge Additions
Hampden County, Mass. To Conduct First Healthy Incentives Pilot
A Blue Ribbon in the Fight to Feed the Hungry
NUL Partnership – Fighting Obesity in Minority Communities
Midwest Region Conference Gets States Energized about SNAP


Last modified: 02/16/2012

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