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Upcoming Virtual Events in July

July 1, 2024

Check out this month's lineup of learning opportunities at NCA!

National Avocado Day is in July and the celebration wouldn't be complete without a fresh lineup of avocado inspired recipes for your CACFP menu. We've also got some of our favorite subject-matter experts ready to present some exciting CACFP resources to our Spanish-speaking community, plus more opportunities to ask your CACFP meal pattern questions to our in-house Registered Dietician.

Don't forget - our biggest virtual event, CACFP Virtual Summit, is fast approaching! Make sure to grab your spot before registration rates increase. We're also offering up to 100 scholarships!

Can't make it to a live session? Remember to check out our Learning Center for recordings of these sessions and other great training opportunities.

July 11 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Eastern

Guac 'n' Roll: Avocado Inspirations for Your Menu

Get ready to Guac 'n' Roll in the kitchen! We're celebrating National Avocado Day in July by exploring the versatility of this #CACFPCreditable vegetable. We'll provide you with tips, benefits, and inspiration for recipes to spark your creativity and seamlessly integrate this nutrient-rich green gem into your menus. Avoca-don’t stress and let the avocado take center stage with some nutritious and delicious creations!

Tuesday, July 16 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Eastern

Recursos en español para CACFP

Al operar en el Programa de Alimentos para el Cuidado de Niños y Adultos, es posible que esté buscando recursos que le ayuden a administrar el programa. ¡No busque más! Hemos invitado a expertos del CACFP a compartir sus conocimientos y experiencias con usted. Obtenga respuestas a sus preguntas aquí y salga con los recursos del CACFP disponibles en español para apoyar a su centro de cuidado infantil o guardería en casa.

Tuesday, July 23 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Eastern

State Agency Collaboration

Learn about the newest NCA resources, hear about what's happening in CACFP policy, get advocacy updates, and provide feedback about how we can support you (and your operators) in your work with USDA child nutrition programs.

** Invitations for this event will be sent out to State Agency Directors and State Agency NCA Members who work in the CACFP **

Email for more information.

Thursday, July 25 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Eastern

Ask a Nutritionist: CACFP Meal Pattern

Serving healthy, nutritious and creditable foods is a top priority when operating in the CACFP. However, the CACFP meal pattern can be perplexing! That's why we have teamed up with Isabel Ramos-Lebron, our Nutrition Education Specialist, to answer your questions about the CACFP meal pattern. We want you to feel confident that you are providing creditable meals for those in your care.

This session is FREE for NCA Members. Not yet a member? Learn more today!

Registration for the CACFP Virtual Summit is now Open!

Looking for food program training?

Join us each day from the comfort of your home or your office between 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Eastern.

We're bringing you workshops on nutrition, program administration, operations, financial management, and more!

Earn up to 16.5 continuing education credits.

Can't make it to a live session? Recordings will be available to view on-demand through August 29, 2024

Check back next month for even more virtual training opportunities!

Do you have a question or topic that you'd love to learn more about through one of our virtual trainings? Shoot us an email with your training needs to 

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Interested in presenting on a topic at a future NCA webinar or at the National Child Nutrition Conference? Submit your interest today!