The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a federally-funded program that reimburses sponsors for administrative and operational costs for providing meals to children 18 years of age and younger during periods when they are out of school for fifteen (15) or more consecutive school days. For more program information, please visit the SFSP Fact Sheet.
To obtain SFSP information, you may contact the staff of the California Department of Education, Nutrition Services Division, at 800-952-5609. Information can be received by FAX at 916-445-4842.
2013 SFSP Sponsor Training (Updated Apr-2013)
Annual mandatory training information for all new and returning SFSP sponsors.
SFSP Administration Frequently Asked Questions (Dated Jan-2013)
Frequently asked Summer Food Service Program administration questions.
SFSP Fact Sheet (Dated Jan-2013)
General information, frequently asked general program questions, and resources for the program.
Forms and completed sample forms for use by Summer Food Service Program sponsors.
SFSP Guidance, Manuals, and Resources
The most recent administrative manuals, management bulletins, and other materials needed for proper administration of the SFSP.
SFSP Mailing List
Sign up to receive Summer Food Service Program information via e-mail.
Summer and Seamless Option Comparison Matrix
Comparison of the Summer Food Service Program and the School Nutrition Programs Seamless Summer Feeding Option.