The School Nutrition Association is a national, nonprofit professional organization representing more than 55,000 members who provide high-quality, low-cost meals to students across the country.
Well-nourished students prepared for success.
Educating and empowering members to provide healthy meals to foster an environment where children achieve overall wellness and lifelong success.
- Collaboration, Relationship Building and Teamwork
- Compassionate, Caring, Commitment and Service
- Lifelong Wellness and Healthy Lifestyles
- Passion for Lifelong Learning and Professional Development
- Integrity and Ethics
I. Education & Professional Development
SNA will be seen as the authoritative source for school nutrition professionals to find the necessary knowledge, training and resources to excel in their careers.
II. Public Image
SNA will enhance the credibility and professionalism of school nutrition programs and the Association nationwide by promoting the benefits of school meals; the expertise of school nutrition professionals; and providing clarity regarding the complexities of the profession.
SNA will be recognized as a leader in advocacy, building relationships with strategic partners in order to strengthen and unify our voice on policy issues regarding school nutrition.
SNA collaborate with state affiliates, industry and allied partners, to strengthen school nutrition programs nationwide.
SNA will support and strengthen its growing membership to further engage school nutrition professionals in the mission to make a healthy difference in the lives of children and to ensure the future of the Association.
View the Strategic Framework Brochure here.