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Outreach Toolkit

To Promote California School Meal Programs

Menus & Cafeteria Promotions: Cafeteria Promotion Ideas

Cafeteria promotions can add interest and excitement to your meal service. Ideas are plentiful and the resources listed here will help you spark your creatively to bring fun ideas to life. The result will be greater participation and an increased positive perception of your program.

This resource guide developed from BlueCross BlueShield of Kansas City in collaboration with kchealthykids will assist you in creating successful cafeteria promotions:

Check out the fun and exciting cafeteria promotions for each month at Caroline County School Nutrition Services in Virginia.

Salad bars make the most of the variety of fruits and vegetables grown in California. Many resources are available to guide you through obtaining, stocking, staffing, and promoting salad bars in your operation. Team California for Healthy Kids has this fact sheet on how you can make salad bars happen in your schools. The "Let's Move Salad Bars to Schools" Web site has a list of resources available.

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