Southern California Agriculture and Nutrition (SCAN) Foundation supports the education of nutrition and agriculture in the classroom by providing funds for curriculum and supplies to elementary and secondary school teachers and their students through the 48th District Agricultural Association (DAA).

 

 

Vision Statement

 

    The SCAN Foundation foresees the growth of knowledge of basic nutrition and agriculture throughout our society to meet the needs of our younger generation.

Who We Are

The Southern California Agriculture and Nutrition Foundation (SCAN) is a 501c3 public charity that has provided support to the State of California’s 48th District Agricultural Association (DAA) for over 30 years. The mission of SCAN is to educate elementary and secondary school teachers and their students about agriculture and nutrition.

SCAN Foundation provides financial support to the State of California’s 48th District Agricultural Association (DAA), a state entity within the Division of Fairs and Expositions, which is part of the California Department of Food and Agriculture. The 48th DAA is one of 54 Agricultural Districts and one of 78 fair districts in the state. The state Agricultural Districts were established over 60 years ago for the express purpose of increasing the public’s awareness of agriculture.


Board Members

  • Stephen Williams, President
  • Curtis Thomsen, Vice President
  • Joan Smith, Treasurer
  • Dale Quasny, Secretary
  • Don DeLano, Director

 

Support the Schools' Agriculture and Nutrition Program:

    Join our Foundation and help the Schools' Agriculture and Nutrition Fair - members receive a quarterly newsletter, invitation to events and annual meeting. They also have an opportunity to network with others interested in agricultural literacy. Southern California Agriculture and Nutrition Foundation (SCAN) Tax ID # 95-3723190.



 

 

 




Events

48th DAA/Schools’ Agriculture & Nutrition Fair
May 12-16, 2020
www.agfair.org

Featuring Ag Day LA May 13-14, 2020
www.agdayla.com

Concert Under the Stars –
Hafif Family Foundation 2020 TBA
Contact SoCalAgNutrition@gmail.com for information

Watch for upcoming member lectures/workshops
Share your event with us: SoCalAgNutrition@gmail.com



SCAN sponsors:

  Weinberg Foundation

  Hafif Family Foundation

  Kettle Corn Angels