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2021 National Child Nutrition Conference

Wednesday, April 21

Food Access, Family and Procurement in CACFP

2:50 pm - 3:50 pm Eastern | 1:50 pm - 2:50 pm Central | 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm Mountain | 11:50 am - 12:50 pm Pacific

Learn how to increase food access through purchasing practices and strategies implemented in the CACFP such as relationship building with co-ops, community supported agriculture, and farmers. We’ll talk about how to plan your purchases following program regulations and guidelines and how to increase family engagement by showing how parents can easily adopt similar strategies and initiatives at home.

Presented by

LaMonika Jones

LaMonika Jones, MEd, GCPA

Procurement and Purchasing Compliance Officer, Georgia Dept. of Early Care and Learning