Resource | Notices
Food Distribution Program: Value of Donated Foods (July 1, 2006 - June 30, 2007)

Notice is hereby given that the national average minimum value of donated foods, or cash in lieu thereof, per lunch under NSLP (7 CFR Part 210) and per lunch and supper under CACFP (7 CFR Part 226) shall be 16.75 cents for the period July 1, 2006 through June 30, 2007.

Resource | Reimbursement Rates
CACFP: National Average Payment Rates, Day Care Home Food Service Payment Rates, and Administrative Reimbursement Rates for Sponsoring Organizations of Day Care Homes (July 1, 2006 - June 30, 2007)

This notice announces the annual adjustments to: The national average payment rates for meals and supplements served in child care centers, outside-school-hours care centers, at-risk afterschool care centers, and adult day care centers; the food service payment rates for meals and supplements served in day care homes; and the administrative reimbursement rates for sponsoring organizations of day care homes, to reflect changes in the Consumer Price Index.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0035
Administrative Reimbursements for Non-Claiming Homes in the CACFP

The purpose of this memorandum is to clarify that sponsors of day care homes may not include non-claiming homes in the total number of homes reported for determining administrative reimbursements.

CACFP13-2006
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0032
Annual Physical Inventory-Reconciliation of Book Inventory to Physical Inventory

This memorandum provides instructions on how to reconcile the physical inventory conducted at a distributing agency- or subdistributing agency-level storage facility with the book inventory required to be maintained for that facility.

FD-058
Resource | Final Rule
Final Rule: Disregard of Overpayments in the CACFP, NSLP and SBP

This final rule implements a provision of the Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004 by creating uniform regulations related to the disregard of overpayments in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP), School Breakfast Program (SBP), and Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP).

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0028
Sponsor Monitoring of Facilities in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

It has come to our attention that there is some uncertainty regarding proper application of the monitoring requirements for sponsoring organizations set forth at § 226.16(d) of the CACFP regulations. This memorandum provides guidance on that issue, and replaces CACFP Memorandum # 04-2006, issued on Jan. 20, 2006.

CACFP04-2006
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0027
Issues Relating to Block Claims Submitted by Sponsored Child Care Centers and Family Day Care Homes

This memorandum addresses the extension of the original guidance, as well as several other questions that have arisen regarding implementation of the block claim requirement.

CACFP12-2006
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0022
Prohibition on State Agencies’ Establishing Geographic Territories for Sponsoring Organizations in the CACFP

The purpose of this memorandum is to clarify that policies establishing limits on the specific and/or exclusive geographic areas in which CACFP sponsoring organizations may operate are inconsistent with Program regulations and, as such, prohibited.

CACFP11-2006
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0021
Free and Reduced Price Meal Eligibility Determinations Reauthorization 2004

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance on the impact of these modifications on the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP).

CACFP10-2006
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2006-0019
Selection of the 2006 Building for the Future Awards Winners

We would like to thank all of the Regions and State agencies for their 2006 Building for the Future Awards (BFTF) nominations in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). These awards are designed to recognize State agencies and sponsoring organizations whose practices, in one of five management areas, go beyond basic program requirements.

CACFP08-2006