USDA Food and Nutrition Service Listening Session on Farm Bill Implementation. Wednesday, March 12 (today!) 4:00 PM Whitten Building 1400 Independence Ave, SW, (Rm. 107A) Washington, DC 20250 RSVP to Donna.Browne@osec.usda.gov
WIC Congressional Briefing: The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC): Looking Back, Moving Forward Monday, March 17 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. in SVC-212 and 3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. in CVC Congressional Meeting Room North (Two sessions, same program during each session) RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by COB Thursday, March 13th.
Welcome and “What is WIC?” –Jackie Marlette-Boras, Chair of the Board of Directors, National WIC Association
“Importance of Early Childhood Nutrition on Cognitive and Physical Development” –American Academy of Pediatrics
“WIC Changed My Life” –WIC Participant
“WIC’s Return on Investment” –Martelle Esposito, Public Policy Nutritionist, National WIC Association
“Efficient, Effective, and Entrepreneurial” –Rev. Douglas Greenaway, President & CEO, National WIC Association