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Member Agency Reminders

Please fill out one registration
per person not per agency.

Registration deadline is
April 10, 2015

Who: Member Agencies

Where: Ramanda Inn

5000 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA 50322

When: May 7, 2014
Des Moines, IA
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Contact Matt Unger at munger@foodbankiowa.org or 515-564-0330.

A block of discounted rooms is
being held for the group at
The Ramada Inn at a price of $69. Please
be sure mention the Food Bank of Iowa when
making your reservations. 

PLEASE NOTE:  We will do our best to honor everyone’s first choice, but we will fill sessions on a first come first serve basis. So register early to make sure you get your preferred sessions. Please rate your selection with one being your first choice and three being your last. 

Breakout 1: 9:45 - 10:30 a.m.

Please rate your selection with 1 being your first choice
and 3 being your last.

Learn how to embrace SNAP Outreach at your agency.
Scheduled Speaker: TBD

Learn about "front lawn gardening" and how to provide more produce to your agency.
Scheduled speaker: Greg Schmidt, founder Plant Your Parking

Whether you are new to your agency or looking for a refresher, this course will give you insight into our online ordering system.
Schedule speaker: Laura Sheriff, Food Bank of Iowa

Breakout 2:  10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
Please rate your selection with 1 being your first choice
and 3 being your last.

Gain helpful tips on how to access healthy produce for your agency.
Scheduled speakers: TBD

Learn ways to help your clients plan, shop and eat smart with tips and information from ISU Extension program, Spend Smart. Eat Smart.
Scheduled speaker: Christine Hradek, ISU Extension

Wanting more information and help in planning and executing events and marketing for your agency? This session will bring together ideas for events promotiions of all sizes.
Scheduled speakers: TBD

Breakout 3: Best Practices Panel 1:10 - 2:00 p.m.

Breakout 4: 2:10 - 2:55 p.m.