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Summer Food Service Program Questions and Answers 2014

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DATE: December 12, 2014
SUBJECT: Summer Food Service Program Questions and Answers 2014
TO: Regional Directors
Special Nutrition Programs
All Regions
State Directors
Child Nutrition Programs
All States

This memorandum updates previously issued Questions and Answers to reflect recent Program changes. This memorandum supersedes SFSP 09-2014 Revised, Summer Food Service Program Questions and Answers, November 12, 2013. Questions which have been updated or added are indicated with an asterisk and summarized below:

‘Site Eligibility’

  • Revised question number 4, removed question 5

‘Sponsor or Site Approval’

  • Removed question 7


‘Offer versus Serve’ and ‘Meal Service’

  • Sections have been moved to the Question and Answer attachment of SFSP 05-2015 as well.

‘Program Access’

  • Added question 2

State agencies are reminded to distribute this information to program operators immediately. Program operators should direct any questions regarding this memorandum to the appropriate state agency. State agency contact information is available at State agencies should direct questions to the appropriate FNS regional office.

Angela Kline
Director, Policy and Program Development Division
Child Nutrition Programs

Page updated: April 07, 2023

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.