SOURCE: School Nutrition Association of North Carolina

March 26, 2007 08:03 ET

Press Conference: The Future of Child Nutrition in North Carolina Schools

RALEIGH, NC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 26, 2007 --

WHEN:  Wednesday, March 28th, 12:30 p.m.

WHERE: Press Room 1328
       Legislative Building
       16 West Jones St.
       Raleigh, NC

WHY:

   --  Child Nutrition Programs are at risk without funding.

   --  North Carolina is the only state in the southeast not receiving any
       state funding for the school lunch program.

   --  Funding of the Nutrition Standards is an investment in the health of
       our children.

   --  Those invited to speak include Lt. Governor Beverly Perdue,
       Senator A.B. Swindell and Representative Doug Yongue.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Cindy S. Marion
    Public Policy and Legislative Chair
    School Nutrition Association of North Carolina
    336-593-8149 ext. 215
    336-306-0892
    Email Contact