Summer Feeding Programs

August 2011
FoodService Director;8/15/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p12
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The article discusses some summer initiatives that increase student access to school meals by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Under the Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children (SEBT) program, Grand Rapids, Michigan used the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) model for distributing electronic debit cards to low-income students and their families. The school district in Ohio serves summer meals to low-income students using a food van.


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