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Important Notice: CACFP Program Moved to CDSS

The Early Childhood Development Act of 2020 (Senate Bill (SB) 98, Chapter 24, Statutes of 2020) authorized the transfer of child care and development programs administered by the California Department of Education to the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) effective July 1, 2021. The content on this page may not be current and involves the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) that has moved to CDSS. Visit the CDSS CACFP web page External link opens in new window or tab. or call 1-833-559-2420 for more information.

Nutrition Services Division Management Bulletin

To: Child and Adult Care Food Program Sponsors

Number: 00-218 CACFP

Attention: Agency Directors

Date: December 2000

Subject: Small Business Administration and Related Organizations

This Management Bulletin provides information on business practice resource information offered by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service.

To improve the business practices of sponsoring organizations and providers, USDA encourages interested agencies to contact the Small Business Administration (SBA) and its related organizations including the Service Corps of Retired Executives, Business Information Centers, Tribal Business Information Centers, and Women’s Business Centers.

Created in 1953, the SBA aids and assists small business concerns through services that include free business development advice, a variety of free classes, and a resource center.

The SBA serves California through six district offices located in Sacramento, San Francisco, Fresno, Los Angeles, Santa Ana, and San Diego. To obtain more information on SBA services, please visit their Web site at http://www.sba.gov External link opens in new window or tab..

Questions:   Nutrition Services Division | 800-952-5609
Last Reviewed: Thursday, June 10, 2021
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