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Fuel Up to Play 60 Grants

November 4th is the deadline for schools who want to apply for a Fuel Up to Play 60 grant for the 2015-16 school year. Schools can apply for up to $4,000. To be eligible, the school must be enrolled in the National School Lunch Program, have a registered Fuel Up to Play 60 program advisor, and sign up for the Fuel Up to Play 60 program. That means selecting a...

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NEDFC Breakfast Grant

New school year, new breakfast grant. New England Dairy & Food Council (NEDFC) and Sodexo are partnering to offer grants of up to $4,000 to fund school breakfast programs. Priority will be given to districts running alternative service models such as Breakfast in the Classroom and Grab n' Go. Applications are due...

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Win Gift Cards with Grab & Go Breakfast Survey

Share our Strength is conducting a survey on the prevalence and method of Grab & Go breakfast programs across the country. Survey respondents are entered into a drawing to receive gift cards of up to $100, and 30 respondents will win. Fill out the survey here.

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Action For Healthy Kids Fall Wellness Webinars

This year, you can achieve the noble goal of making your school a healthier environment for both students and staff, and Action for Healthy Kids can impart the wisdom you need to do it. Their series of fall wellness webinars covers a wide range of topics like alternative breakfast rollout, getting kids to try healthier foods, and how to receive recognition for your efforts. You can find the...

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Chefs in Schools

In the 2015-16 school year, Project Bread is offering districts the opportunity to participate in Project Bread's Chefs in Schools Training Program for school food service staff. Staff learn how to prepare healthy, cost effective recipes that students will eat. Participating districts will receive a chef 1-3 days per week to train cafeteria staff on basic culinary skills, time management,...

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