Start a School Food Pantry!

Use the SALUD AMERICA! SCHOOL FOOD PANTRY ACTION PACK to get model emails, presentations, and real templates from San Antonio ISD's successful initiatives to start your own School Food Pantry to help hungry, food-insecure students and reduce food waste!

Help feed hungry, food-insecure students with the Salud America! School Food Pantry Action Pack with Coaching!

You will get (at no charge to you):

  • Model emails, presentations, and guides to enable you to build support for and start a School Food Pantry
  • Templates from a Texas district’s pantry system
  • One-on-one support from an Action Pack coach
  • Promotion of your efforts to 400,000+ change-makers

Get a customized action pack within one hour (enter your info in the box)!


How to Use Our Action Pack!

Step 1: Start the Convo!

Use our model emails and talking points to talk about School Food Pantries with your school or district leader and/or your food leader.

Step 2: Build Support!

Use our model letter campaign, handout, and presentation to build support for your School Food Pantry.

Step 3: Plan & Implement!

Use our “Quick Guide” plus real templates from San Antonio ISD (which has implemented 10 School Food Pantries thanks to nutrition leader Jenny Arredondo!) to craft your own School Food Pantry.

Step 4: Promote!

Use our materials to promote your School Food Pantry among students, parents, and the greater community.

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