Tag: Summer Food Service Program

Southwest Native-American Foundation scholarship applications due May 1. See more local education news here

| April 23, 2019
Southwest Native-American Foundation scholarship applications due May 1. See more local education news here

Applications for the Southwest Native-American Foundation’s scholarships are due by May 1 to the foundation’s headquarters in Boulder, Colorado.

The foundation, a donor-funded nonprofit, offers scholarship to outstanding Native American high school and college students in the Southwest. Previously, it has awarded scholarship funds to future students of Northern Arizona University, the University of Arizona, Grand Canyon University and Coconino College, among others.

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Free summer lunch for kids!

| July 15, 2017
Free summer lunch for kids!

Summer Lunch Buddies is Arizona’s campaign for the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). The SFSP is a federally-funded child nutrition program that ensures free nutritious meals are available for children and teens ages 18 and younger while school is out of session.

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Free summer lunch for kids!

| July 8, 2017
Free summer lunch for kids!

Summer Lunch Buddies is Arizona’s campaign for the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). The SFSP is a federally-funded child nutrition program that ensures free nutritious meals are available for children and teens ages 18 and younger while school is out of session.

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Free summer lunch for kids!

| June 9, 2017
Free summer lunch for kids!

Summer Lunch Buddies is Arizona’s campaign for the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). The SFSP is a federally-funded child nutrition program that ensures free nutritious meals are available for children and teens ages 18 and younger while school is out of session.

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Free summer lunch for kids!

| June 4, 2017
Free summer lunch for kids!

Summer Lunch Buddies is Arizona’s campaign for the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). The SFSP is a federally-funded child nutrition program that ensures free nutritious meals are available for children and teens ages 18 and younger while school is out of session.

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Summer Food Service Program for Children

| April 15, 2017
Summer Food Service Program for Children

The Flagstaff Unified School District announces the sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program for children. Meals will be provided to all children, ages 18 and under, without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability,and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

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Find the Summer Food Service Program Nearest You

| June 24, 2015
Find the Summer Food Service Program Nearest You

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a U.S. Department of Agriculture Child Nutrition Program established to ensure that low-income children, ages 18 and younger, continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session. Free meals, that meet Federal nutrition guidelines, are provided to all children at approved SFSP sites in areas with […]

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Challenge Aims to Eliminate Kids’ Summer Hunger

| May 13, 2015
Challenge Aims to Eliminate Kids’ Summer Hunger

May 13, 2015 • By Lisa Irish • Arizona Education News Service For many Arizona students, leaving school for the summer also means losing their source of healthy meals. They don’t have to though, because this summer children up to 18 years old can receive free, nutritious breakfasts, lunches and snacks at over 1,100 Arizona […]

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Take Action: Urge Senators to Co-sponsor the Bi-Partisan Summer Meals Act of 2014

| July 3, 2014
Take Action: Urge Senators to Co-sponsor the Bi-Partisan Summer Meals Act of 2014

Take Action: Urge Senators to Co-sponsor the Bi-Partisan Summer Meals Act of 2014 Last week, Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced the Summer Meals Act, S. 2527.  It is a bipartisan bill that will enhance efforts to expand the reach of the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) to low-income children and significantly […]

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