Tammie Smith

17th Class, 2010-2011 Field Placement: Community Food Advocates (Nashville, TN) Tammie developed a SNAP Advocacy Manual to identify and respond to SNAP applicants that have been wrongly declined.  Tammie also conducted research on state and federal SNAP policies and interviewed Tennessee Department of … Read more

Rebecca Shively

17th Class, 2010-2011 Field Placement: Community Food Advocates (Nashville, TN) Rebecca worked with local parents, teachers and advocates on the Growing Healthy Kids initiative, a campaign to improve the nutrition of school food available within the Metro Nashville Public Schools.  … Read more

The Food Stamp Resource Guide

The Food Stamp Resource Guide equips Tennessee service providers with the knowledge and materials to do effective SNAP outreach in their communities and connects local agencies with one another to facilitate continued sharing of updated information and best practices.