Child Nutrition Program and County Volunteers Recognized During Commission Meeting


During the Commission Meeting on September 14th, the County Commission recognized the Elmore County Board of Education Child Nutrition Program Director, Cacyce Davis, and Elmore County EMA Volunteer, Donna Poeppelmeier, and other volunteers for their efforts in coordinating meal distribution for Elmore County students during the COVID-19 pandemic.

From March 28 through August 3, 2020, 787 volunteers served over 11,437 hours of service to ensure the feeding program was a success.  During this time, over 2.2. million meals were served to Elmore County students.  Volunteers assisted in a number of ways that included unloading food trucks, preparing meals for distribution, directing traffic, loading cars with packaged meals, and delivering meals to off-campus locations all while adhering to social distancing, wearing masks, and sanitizing guidelines to ensure each other’s personal safety.

Elmore County Board of Education Child Nutrition Program recognized EMA Director and EMA Volunteer for their tremendous support in the feeding program.