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2016 Monitor's Guide

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This guidance is designed to give you, as a monitor for a program sponsor, a working knowledge of the SFSP, and your duties and responsibilities as the sponsor's representative. In this guidance, you will find information on:

  • How the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is organized.
  • Your responsibilities as a monitor for the sponsor.
  • The records that you are required to complete and instructions on how to fill them out.
  • The meal pattern requirements for meals being served.
  • Samples of the forms you’ll need to complete.



The contents of this guidance document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. This document is intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.