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Grant Description

Nourishing Kids Initiative - BIC

The Eos Foundation is offering $10,00 for schools starting a BIC program at the beginning of school year 2017-18. The deadline to apply is May 17. Application found here.
New England Dairy and Food Council  New England Dairy and Food Council's Fuel Up to Play 60 Grant encourages students to make healthy food choices and get 60 minutes of activity a day. Up to $4,000 per year is available to K-12 schools. Deadline to apply for funding is June 14. Application found here

Innovation Grants For Afterschool and Breakfast

Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry Innovation Lab offers grants to support access to federal nutrition programs. Visit to view current opportunities and apply.

Project Produce

"Project Produce: Fruit and Veggie Grants for Schools" allows schools to buy a heap of fresh fruits and vegetables ($2,500 worth) that will then be used to conduct a cafeteria learning experience. This could include anything from chefs preparing a meal using the produce, to a farm-to-school event, to a salad bar "Rainbow Day". Applications reviewed on a rolling basis.

Let's Move Salad Bars to Schools

This grant provides for the installation of salad bars in school cafeterias. Salad bars are one of the best ways to make vegetables appeal to kids because they allow students to customize their meal. The "Let's Move Salad Bars to Schools" Grant is a $2,800 package, give or take, and applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

No Kid Hungry Grants

Share Our Strength is offering grants of up to $10,000 for organizations, including public schools, who want to increase access to school breakfast, SFSP, SNAP, WIC, CACFP, and/or afterschool meals. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Learn more here.

Breakfast Building Grant Program

Pinnacle Food Service is offering grants of up to $1,000 to any school with less than 40% breakfast participation. Funds will be used to start a new program or expand an existing one. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

Food Resource and Action Center List of Breakfast Grants

FRAC's list of grants designed to help schools to expand breakfast programs.

Share Our Strength List of SFSP Grants

Whether you are hoping to increase the number of kids you serve at your SFSP program this summer or increase the quality of the experience for those already attending (or both), Share Our Strength has released a list of Summer Meals grant opportunities that can help you out.  Get started on finding some grants to apply for here.
National Recreation and Park Association/Walmart Foundation The National Recreation and Park Association is offering grants for out-of-school-time programs, including SFSP and CACFP. 

The Davenport Companies

Specific to Cape Cod. Grants fund schools and nonprofits working in the areas of health, human services, education, and preservation.

Breakfast Promotion GrantAction for Health Kids

Marketing and Breakfast Promotion grants for schools currently offering universal (free) and alternative breakfast and have average participation between 60%-75%. Goal to increase ADP to 80% or greater. Grant award- $1,000/school.

Family Engagement Grant

Action for Healthy Kids

Family Engagement grants for schools currently offering universal (free) and alternative breakfast and have participation over 75%. Goal to increase/maintain ADP to 85% or greater.  Grant award-$500/school.