coronavirus (covid-19) resources
A letter from SNACT's President, Ernie Koschmieder
Products and Materials: Emergency Feeding Resources
Click here for an updated list of emergency feeding products or resources for purchase or donation.
The director’s hub is a place to help you connect and share information and resources. Features include a list of materials districts need, a place for best practices and menu ideas. Please send anything you want added to this page to firstname.lastname@example.org
CT State Resources
SNA is regularly updating their page with the latest news and updates
SNA is hosting a series of new webinars addressing COVID-19 to support school nutrition operators and industry partners. These webinars are free for both SNA members and non-members and will be archived for on-demand viewing in the Training Zone
Social Media / Information Sharing Resources
Lunch Assist has an extensive list of templates, signage and training materials, like these social distancing cards
Sea Level Social (Liz Roesel has presented at several SNACT Conferences) has a COVID-19 marketing site for school nutrition professionals. They are also offering free mapping and graphics. Or make one yourself: in this five-minute video, SEA Level Social shows how to promote your serving sites by creating a custom Google map.
School Meals that Rock's Facebook page offers updates and suggestions for SN professionals
FINE (Farm to Institution New England) has developed this spreadsheet to help coordinate needs and surpluses. It’s not just school specific but might be helpful to some
General Mills has marketing tools for emergency feeding programs.
- The Resource Locator is an interactive map that helps students and families find resources near them. Created by SAP4Kids: a partnership of GENYOUth, a national nonprofit dedicated to creating healthier school communities, and SAP, market leader in enterprise software solutions.
Fairfield County’s Community Foundation has established the Fairfield County COVID-19 Resiliency Fund.
The Resource Locator is an interactive map that helps students and families find resources near them. Created by SAP4Kids: a partnership of GENYOUth, a national nonprofit dedicated to creating healthier school communities, and SAP, market leader in enterprise software solutions.
The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has launched the COVID-19 Response Fund.
The Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut has created the Neighbors for Neighbors Fund.
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven created the Greater New Haven COVID-19 Community Fund.
The Connecticut Community Foundation (serving Waterbury area) COVID-19 Response Fund