Summer Meal ProgramsFederal meal programs for children from low-income areas during vacation and off-track periods.
2018 Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) Applications
To learn more about how to apply to the SFSP, please view the Summer Food Service Program Information Web page New Sponsors Questions and Answers question, How can my organization become an SFSP sponsor?
Summer Meal Locations
Provides parents and referral agencies with a list of locations where children may receive free nutritious meals during school vacation and off-track periods.
Summer Meal Service Sites
California state map with county by county listings of sponsors and meal service sites.
Please note: The 2018 Summer Meal Service Sites Web page will be updated throughout the summer as sponsors complete their meal site additions for the summer of 2018.
Summer Food Service Program Information
Administrative and operational information and guidance for organizations that participate in the program. USDA policy guidance and SFSP Management Bulletins can be found under the Resources tab.
Seamless Summer Option
Information about the federal seamless option opportunity that allows public schools to combine features of the School Nutrition Programs and the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) along with reduced paperwork requirements.
Summer Sponsor Award Winners
California Turnip the Beet Award Recipients
Turnip the Beet Awards recognize outstanding Summer Meal Program sponsors who work hard to offer high-quality meals that are appetizing, appealing, and nutritious.
California Western Region Summer Sunshine Award Recipients
The annual Summer Sunshine Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of individuals and groups that administer the U.S. Department of Agriculture Summer Meal Programs.