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100 Children Served at SFSP Launch

100 Children Served at SFSP Launch

Healing Waters Family Center launch their SFSP program with a visit from the Denver Nuggets This week marks the 2nd annual National USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) Kick off Week (June 11-15). I am fortunate enough to have the opportunity to visit four SFSP launch events this week, and directly experience the Summer Food […]

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New Breakfast Menu Items in Cherry Creek

National School Breakfast week was celebrated with new breakfast menu items and a Friday raffle at schools throughout Cherry Creek School District. New menu items include: an omelet, yogurt parfait (favorite of the students) and an English Muffin Breakfast Sandwich. It was my honor to participate in Cherry Creek’s activities through a breakfast visit to Holly Ridge […]

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Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way

Cynthia Baucom knows the importance of getting breakfast to children. As the Food Service Director for Fremont Re-2 School District, she spends her days ensuring all children in Fremont have access to balanced meals while at school. Both elementaries (Fremont and Penrose) and Fremont Middle School serve Breakfast in the Classroom.While their systems are not […]

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Four Corners Breakfast

Posted by Amy Hartline, Breakfast Consultant in Mancos, Co. For kids like Douglas, starting the day with breakfast at school makes all the difference! Six year old Douglas began his morning at Mancos Elementary School with two sandwiches, two cartons of milk and two servings of fruit. He could hardly hold a conversation because he […]

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DPS Kicks Off National School Breakfast Week

As a Child Nutrition Associate specializing in school breakfast program expansion, I don’t typically see others who are more aflutter about school breakfast successes than I am. However, Friday was an exciting day for me as I witnessed a crowded cafeteria  bellow boisterous cheers and perform lively dances to celebrate such a success. The assemblage […]

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Governor Hickenlooper Visits Alamosa Summer Lunch at Boys and Girls Club

On June 9th, Governor Hickenlooper visited a summer food site in Alamosa as part of Summer Food week. The Governor was joined by Darlene Barnes, Regional Administrator of USDA-FNS Mountain Plains; Frank Martinez, Executive Director of the Boys and Girls Club of the San Luis Valley; Robert Alejo, Superintendent of Alamosa Schools; Kathy Roger, Mayor […]

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