BLOG: 3 Ways to Celebrate School Breakfast Week in Indiana

February 4, 2020

National School Breakfast Week is March 2nd - 6th!

We know school breakfast changes lives; that’s why we’re inviting you to celebrate with the American Dairy Association of IndianaNo Kid Hungry, and the Indiana Department of Education.

How? It’s easy! Here are three ways you can celebrate…

Show us what school breakfast means to you.

Post a short video on social media and answer the question 
“How does school breakfast #FuelGreatness?” 
during National School Breakfast Week and tag @INDairy, @NoKidHungry and @EducateIN for the chance to win prizes for your school.

Winners will be announced March 13th.

Apply for $ to give your breakfast program a boost!

Looking to change up your breakfast routine? Check out all the great funding opportunities available to take your breakfast program to the next level.

From trying out a coffee machine in your secondary schools to launching an alternative breakfast model, we’ve got you covered.

Deadlines vary.

Celebrate the heroes who make school breakfast possible.

Nominate your School Breakfast Hero. A hero is anyone who works hard to ensure every student has a healthy meal at the start of the day, from Food Service Staff to Principals to Teachers.

Heroes will be recognized across the state and can win cash for their school, prize packs and more.

Nominations close on March 27th.

For additional National School Breakfast Week event ideas, check out the School Nutrition Association’s resources here.

Do you have questions or are you looking for ideas or support for your National School Breakfast Week events? Reach out to Tarrah Westercamp, No Kid Hungry Indiana School Breakfast Manager at twestercamp@strength.org.

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About No Kid Hungry

No child should go hungry in America. But 1 in 7 kids will face hunger this year. No Kid Hungry is ending childhood hunger through effective programs that provide kids with the food they need. This is a problem we know how to solve. No Kid Hungry is a campaign of Share Our Strength, an organization working to end hunger and poverty. Join us at NoKidHungry.org