Building & Maintaining Relationships with Your State Agency - A Guide for Program Sponsors

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State agencies and program sponsors are ultimately on the same team working towards the same goal -- feeding kids! A program sponsor's greatest partner is their state agency. Building and maintaining a positive relationship with your state agency can support and improve your program and help your state agency develop better resources and processes to support sponsors.

This resource shares strategies and tips for program sponsors looking to build, improve, and maintain their relationships with state agencies.