BAC Fighter Stories- Fighting BAC with Clean, Reusable Bags

Lynn Nakamura-Tengan is an Extension Educator at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Lynn and her team at the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources developed and disseminated information on Germ-free Reusable Bags (GRUB) through the Nutrition Education for Wellness website, Hawaii county…

The 10 Home Food Safety Myths and Facts you should be aware of!

Over the years we have all heard advice related to food safety.  Some of this advice rings true, while other guidance is just plain wrong!  The Partnership launched Home Food Safety Mythbusters in 2009 to debunk common food safety myths and to give you,…

Mobile Food Safety in Memphis—Meet BAC Fighter Jean Bridges!

We Fight BAC, Inc. of Memphis, Tennessee is a program developed by BAC Fighter Jean Bridges.  Her program started as a USDA Summer Food Service Program, providing a daily meal and snack for Memphis’ disadvantaged children.   Latch-key Kids Need the Core Four During…

Food Safety Trivia Isn’t Trivial!

Jennifer Jackson of Anne Arundel County Maryland, Department of Aging and Disabilities, shares a BAC Fighter success story from the Older Americans Month Health and Wellness Fair they attended. Her department set up a table on food safety which included Chelsea the Chicken,  a…

From Low-Riding to High-Achieving “Jeremy”— A Food Safety Success Story

BAC Fighter Jean Bridges of Memphis sent us this inspiring story of her employee, “Jeremy.” In June of 2014, her organization started its’ USDA Summer Food Service Program, serving a free nutritious lunch and snack to more than 2,000 kids a day. They needed…

The Poo Fighters Diarrhea & Vomit Tour Rocks Food Safety Training in Minnesota

Great! Unique way to present info! Fun and kept my attention for the whole time! Very entertaining as well as informational. I teach food safety/cooking classes at the center for independent living and this will be very helpful.  These raves were for the Minnesota…

A Rubber Chicken and a Food Safety Lesson Learned

Jennifer Jackson is a BAC Fighter with Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities in Annapolis, Maryland. Their newsletters, which contain food safety tips, reach an estimated 12,000 family members, caregivers, managers, nurses, and assisted living facilities. The department also has active and…

Fight BAC Football Flyer

Check out this flyer on how to make your Food Safety Game Plan on Game Day.

Kick Off! Publix Supports Food Safe Tailgates!

9/23/2015.  Publix Super Markets connects its National Food Safety Education Month outreach (September) with its’ Publix Ultimate Food Safe Tailgate Experience! Publix is the official supermarket of four National Football League teams – the Miami Dolphins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Jacksonville Jaguars, and the Atlanta…

Culinary Arts Students Make Food Safety Visit to Elementary School

Culinary Arts students at the Caldwell County Area Technology Center in Kentucky brought valuable food safety messages to younger kids at Caldwell County Elementary and Primary Schools. In just a few days, kids learned all about handwashing, food temperatures and the “Danger Zone”, kitchen safety,…