Resource | Notices
SFSP Program Reimbursement for 1999

This notice informs the public of the annual adjustments to the reimbursement rates for meals served in the Summer Food Service Program for Children (SFSP). These adjustments reflect changes in the Consumer Price Index and are required by the statute governing the Program. In addition, further adjustments are made to these rates to reflect the higher costs of providing meals in the States of Alaska and Hawaii, as authorized by the William F. Goodling Child Nutrition Reauthorization Act of 1998.

Resource | Policy Memos
Use of Other Programs’ Eligibility Information for Closed Enrolled Sites and Camps in the SFSP

This memorandum addresses permissible disclosure of free and reduced price eligibility information for the purposes of determining the eligibility of children in closed enrolled sites and camps in the SFSP.

Resource | Policy Memos
Certifying Eligibility of National Youth Sports Program (NYSP) Sites to Participate in the SFSP

This memorandum sets forth an additional method for determining NYSP site eligibility for participation in the SFSP.

Resource | Policy Memos
Meal Service to On-Track Students at Year-Round Sites

This memorandum sets forth policy with regard to meals served to on-track children at year-round schools.

Resource | Policy Memos
Sponsor and Site Application Requirements

This memorandum sets forth procedures that may be taken to reduce application requirements for sponsors who have successfully participated in the SFSP in the prior year.

Resource | Policy Memos
Certifying Eligibility of Sites Serving Migrant Children

This memorandum permits sponsors to use data from a national migrant organization to certify the eligibility of sites serving the children of migrant workers.

Resource | Proposed Rule
Proposed Rule: SFSP Meal Service During the School Year, Paperwork Reduction, and Targeted State Monitoring

This rulemaking proposes a change to the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) which was mandated by the Healthy Meals for Healthy Americans Act of 1994. The change allows SFSP meal service to be provided at non-school sites to children who are not in school due to unanticipated school closures during the months of October through April caused by a natural disaster, building repair, court order, or similar occurrence.

Resource | Policy Memos
SFSP Policy Memorandum #4-98: Private Non-Profit Sponsors Procuring Meals from Commercial Food Service Management Companies

This memorandum is in response to discussion at the recent National Summer Food Service Program meeting regarding the prohibition on private non-profit  sponsors contracting with food service management companies for the preparation of SFSP meals.

Resource | Policy Memos
Sponsor and Site Application Requirements

In response to these concerns, this memorandum provides states with a waiver procedure for those sponsor and site application requirements which they believe are no longer essential in some situations.