GLADWIN COUNTY – Michigan State University Extension food safety educators will be providing the free live online webinar titled, “Pantry Food Safety, It’s Your Job!” on July 29.
The program is designed for food pantry workers and volunteers and it will cover why food safety in a food bank/pantry is important, hand washing, personal hygiene, cleaning and sanitizing, receiving food product, storage of food product, re-packaging, and the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Law. The training will be held on Wednesday, July 29 from 9 a.m. until noon. Registration is required.
This webinar is based on current food safety and Michigan Food Code as it relates to food banks and food pantries. Participants are encouraged to ask their questions during the question and answer portion of the event. Food Safety Educators will be available for this session and will provide the most up-to-date research-based information.
Registration is available online at www.canr.msu.edu/events/pantry-food-safety-its-your-job. Upon registration, a Zoom link will be provided. Organizations that register participants will receive incentives upon submission of evaluation.