10 FOR LUNCH, 5 FOR BREAKFAST: ASFSA urges Congress for boost in school meal funds

September 2003
FoodService Director;9/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p20
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Reports on the call of the American School Food Service Associations (ASFSA) to the U.S. Congress regarding funds for federal child nutrition and school meal programs in the country. Statement given by ASFSA president Gaye Lynn MacDonald during a congressional hearing concerning nutrition guidelines given by the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Efforts of the ASFSA in resolving the gap between increases in operating costs and federal rates; Verification strategies proposed in confirming the eligibility of a student for a school lunch program.


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