The 2019 series of Summer Meals kicked off in Rochester, where ADA North East partners with local food distribution organizations to help get nutritious foods, including dairy, to kids during summer break.
Monroe County Dairy Princess Rachel Rouland and Buffalo Bills player Harrison Phillips participated in the city’s kickoff event, reminding kids about the Fuel Up to Play 60 message of eating healthy and staying active.
ADA North East will participate in at least seven more Summer Meals events throughout the territory.
See News Clips from the Rochester Summer Meals event:
- Spectrum: Rochester Summer Meals Festival
- Rochester First: Rochester Free Summer Meals at Frontier Field
- 13WHAM: Summer Meals Festival Teaches Parents about Healthy Meals
About American Dairy Association North East
American Dairy Association North East (ADA North East) is the dairy farmer-funded organization funded by participating dairy farmer’s checkoff investment to build demand and sales for milk and dairy foods throughout the local region. Representing more than 10,000 dairy farm families in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and northern Virginia, ADA North East develops and implements local programs to drive milk and dairy sales at retail outlets and in schools. The organization also conducts consumer education about dairy through events, traditional and social media, and in collaboration with health professionals through National Dairy Council®. ADA North East works closely with Dairy Management Inc.™, the national dairy checkoff organization, to support nutrition research, national partnerships and developing export markets for dairy to bring a fully integrated promotion program to the region. For more information, visit www.AmericanDairy.com.