AGENCY TRAINING

The San Antonio Food Bank offers various trainings
to partner agencies throughout the year.

To RSVP to any of our upcoming trainings, please fill out our Agency Training RSVP form.

ORIENTATION & FOOD IN/FOOD OUT

Learn about our programs, agency eligibility requirements and the overall application and approval process. During this training we will also discuss how to access product from the San Antonio Food Bank and how to store product and how to determine client eligibility. We will cover best practices keeping in mind the policies and procedures outlined in the Agency Guidebook. New staff at current agencies are required to attend within two months of change.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 9am-12pm
Dates:

  • Wednesday, April 12, 2017
  • Friday, May 5, 2017
  • Tuesday, June 27, 2017
  • Thursday, July 13, 2017

2017 PARTNER AGENCY NETWORKING CONFERENCE

We cover basic food safety and distribution requirements, as well as the opportunity to hear from executive level staff and great networking opportunities with other partners. This is an annual requirement for ALL agencies.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: TBD
Dates:

  • Friday, May 19, 2017
  • Tuesday, July 18, 2017
  • Wednesday, October 25, 2017

2017 GRANT WRITING ORIENTATION

Don’t know anything about grants? Where do you look? What needs to be included? Come to a free orientation to learn the basics. Grant writing training is mandatory for all new SAFB partner agencies.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 2pm-3:30pm
Dates: 

  • Thursday, May 25, 2017
  • Thursday, August 24, 2017
  • Thursday, November 16, 2017

FOOD HANDLERS CLASS

Join us for a full-day class for the Food Handlers Certificate. This class will be taught by our Director of Culinary Arts. Food Safety is very important to the San Antonio Food Bank and to the clients we serve. Knowing how to handle the food you are distributing will greatly improve the safety of the products you give to clients. Please join us!  Cost:  $10 per person to cover materials and test.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 9am-5pm
Dates:

  • Thursday, February 9, 2017
  • Thursday, May 11, 2017
  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017
  • Friday, November 10, 2017

NUTRITION EDUCATION SERIES

Join us for one or all sessions with our Health, Wellness & Nutrition Division staff. They will help teach you how to present a food demo, the new food guidelines called MyPlate, and many other tidbits that can help you and your clients.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 10am-11am
Dates:

  • Wednesday, September 21st
  • Tuesday, October 4th
  • Tuesday, November 1st
  • Tuesday, December 6th
  • Tuesday, January 10th
  • Wednesday, February 15th
  • Wednesday, March 8th
  • Tuesday, April 4th
  • Tuesday May 2nd

For more information, please contact:

COMPLIANCE & CAPABILITY DEPARTMENT
210.431.8462