Bethune Nutrition Fair – October 21
Phoenix #1’s Child Nutrition Department hosted a Nutrition Fair at Central Kitchen on October 21.
In fulfillment of the goals set forth by the Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Program, the fair featured 5 stations with different activities. This first fair hosted students from Bethune School, grades 1-3. Approximately 160 students attended!
Activities included: Farmers Market Toss, Nutrition Education, Snack Station, and Trivia.
Goals of the Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Program:
- Create healthier school environments by providing healthier food choices
- Expand the variety of fruits and vegetables children experience
- Increase children’s fruit and vegetable consumption
- Make a difference in children’s diets to impact their present and future health