December 1, 2014 WIC Update


SUBJECT 1: FFY 2014 END-OF-YEAR INVOICING DUE DECEMBER 10, 2014
SUBJECT 2: NWA LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIP
SUBJECT 3: FRONT PAGE DESIGN SURVEY FOR THE WIC APPROVED FOOD LIST (EFFECTIVE: OCTOBER 1, 2015 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2017)

JOB POSTING: WIC CERTIFIER - CASS COUNTY

 

SUBJECT 1: FFY 2014 End-of-Year Invoicing Due December 10, 2014. The deadline for submission of FFY 2014 end-of-year invoices is Wednesday, December 10, 2014. Expenses must have been incurred prior to October 1, 2014 to qualify for the FFY 2014 funding year. The grant year will close the end of December and payments beyond this date are not possible.
SUPPLEMENTAL Invoice due 12-10-2014 - ABSOLUTE DEADLINE

Please contact your District Technical Assistance staff if you need assistance. If you have any questions, please contact Laura Thompson at 573-526-7901, or 800-392-8209, or Laura.Thompson@health.mo.gov

SUBJECT 2: NWA Leadership Conference Scholarship. The Missouri WIC Office is glad to be able to offer two scholarships for LWP staff to attend the 2015 NWA Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C., March 8-10. This conference provides a forum to discuss Federal initiatives affecting the health and nutritional well-being of WIC mothers and young children, and WIC’s role as a preventative public health nutrition program. The deadline for applications is January 9. Please see the attached application for more information. (ONE ATTACHMENT)

SUBJECT 3: Front Page Design Survey for the WIC Approved Food List (Effective: October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2017). The State WIC office has developed samples of the front page for the Missouri WIC Food List (Effective: October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2017). On December 2, 2014, local WIC Coordinators will receive an e-mail with a survey link to select three best choices from 11 samples and make suggestions. It is very important to complete the survey. The State WIC office values feedback from local WIC providers. If you have any questions and/or suggestions, please feel free to contact Takako Tagami at Takako.Tagami@health.mo.gov

WIC Positions

JOB POSTING: WIC Certifier - Cass County. The Cass County Health Department is currently accepting applications/resumes for a position within the WIC Division. This position is a WIC Certifier. Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma or GED, two years of related experience preferred. For complete job description, visit www.casscountyhealth.com. Fax resumes to 816-380-8450 or e-mail to healthdepartment@casscounty.com attention: Director or by mailing to 300 South Main Street, Harrisonville, MO 64701. Resumes will be accepted until position is filled

 

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