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Summer Food Service Program Information

Administrative and operational information and guidance for public and private non-profit organizations that participate in the program.

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.

How To Apply

Program Resources

SFSP Sponsor Training

Annual mandatory training information for all new and returning SFSP sponsors.

SFSP Fact Sheet

General information, frequently asked general program questions, and resources for the program.

SFSP Forms

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 Meal Locations

Summer Meal Service Sites

Questions:   Nutrition Services Division | 800-952-5609
Last Reviewed: Tuesday, March 24, 2015

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