ASNNA: the Association of SNAP Nutrition Education Administrators
The Association of SNAP Nutrition Education Administrators is a professional organization for SNAP Nutrition Education administrators who are dedicated to improving the nutritional status of SNAP recipients and those eligible for SNAP-Ed by utilizing comprehensive integrated approaches to nutrition education and obesity prevention, food security, and physical activity; work together to promote communication at the state, regional, and national level with program issues and success; serve as a nationwide resource for nutrition education and obesity prevention, network expertise, partnership development, and policy advocacy; and advance successful practices that lead to the incorporation of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, specifically among SNAP-eligible individuals and communities.
ASNNA Recommendations for implementing the Nutritional Education and Obesity Prevention Grant Program
The Association of SNAP Nutrition Education Administrators (ASNNA) extends its appreciation to leaders from 21 states who participated in a workshop on implementing provisions of the SNAP Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Services Grant Program (SNAP-Ed) in the 2018 Farm Bill. The convening was held on February 3, 2020, in Alexandria, Virginia.