Youth Development - Student Nutrition Advisory Councils
S.N.A.C. (Student Nutrition Advisory Council) Clubs provide opportunities for youth to learn valuable healthy living, advocacy, and peer mentoring skills and to contribute to
4-H S.N.A.C. Clubs have the following components:
- Staff support from UCCE nutrition educators and UC 4-H Youth Development
- Club meetings during the school day or after school
- Serving students from the same school and/or school district
- Developing an annual program plan, which includes a minimum of 6 hours of nutrition education, several 6-8 hour project opportunities, as well as presentation, leadership, and community service components.
In June 2016, one group of S.N.A.C. leaders co-wrote and starred in a school salad bar video