The Iowa Nutrition Network’s social marketing campaign, Pick a Better Snack encourages fruit and vegetable choices for snacks. Iowa Nutrition Network partners worked together to develop Pick a Better Snack so that multiple programs could use it. Key partners include the Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa Food Assistance, Iowa Department of Education-Team Nutrition, Iowa State University Extension, Iowans Fit for Life and the Iowa WIC Program. The campaign includes in-class lessons as well as community-based social marketing materials. Explore these pages for more information and free downloads.
Pick A Better Snack, Sioux City
The Pick A Better Snack program is in selected schools in the Sioux City Community School District. The students learn about fruits & vegetables, exercise, and healthy living. They also receive a healthy snack at the end of each lesson of the fruit or vegetable they learned about.
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