Panum Awarded a Contract to Provide Nutrition and Project/Program Management for USDA FNS CNP
Bethesda, MD — September 27, 2021 — Panum Group, LLC (Panum) announced it has been awarded a four-year contract to provide nutrition and project/program management support to assist the USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS), Child Nutrition Programs (CNP), with project initiation, planning, coordination, monitoring, and oversight of the full portfolio of nutrition-related training and technical assistance projects and activities to ensure proper project execution and risk mitigation.
USDA’s FNS, CNP supports national efforts to ensure food security and promotes sustainable food systems by putting Federal meal pattern requirements into action while also meeting the operational needs of school districts and program sites.
In order to further their mission, Panum will provide Nutritionist SMEs to provide nutrition-related training, research & technical assistance on a number of projects/services for CNP operators.
Panum’s Vice President, Mr. Syed Jaffery, said “Food security not only brings significant benefits for well-being, but also stimulates sustainable economic growth. Hence, it is our duty to ensure that our society has consistent, reliable access to safe, nutritious food.”