National School Lunch Week (NSLW) is October 13-17, 2014. The School
Nutrition Association (SNA), along with Chobani Greek Yogurt, bring you
plenty of downloadable tools and resources to promote NSLW.
“Get in the Game with School Lunch” is the celebration theme for NSLW
2014. It’s all about emphasizing the importance of balancing healthy eating
and physical activity for kids.
The “Get in the Game” theme brings the opportunity to make NSLW extra
fun and exciting with sports/activity-themed decorations, games, menus, and
more. Your promotion options are limitless—partner up with your school’s
P.E. teacher, decorate your cafeteria, invite parents to attend lunch, survey
kids on their favorite menu items or sports, etc.
The message about combining healthy eating and physical activity doesn’t
just speak to kids— it also resonates with parents, administrators, teachers,
According to a 2013 SNA survey, 80% of members that participated in NSLW
saw an increase in their program participation. When you participate in
NSLW 2014 you’ll also be able to promote your program and increase
community awareness of all the benefits of a healthy school lunch.
Read on—and get ready to make your
NSLW celebration a slam dunk success!