Summer Food Service Program Resources

See the links below for information about the Summer Food Service Program, a Federal resource available for local sponsors who want to combine a feeding program with a summer activity program.


Summer Food Service Program Home Page

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Information on the Summer Food Service Program including income eligibility guidelines, program history and outreach materials.


Children enjoying a picnic. Food Safety for Summer Food Service Programs

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service; National Food Service Management Institute.

Three-part lesson in PDF format for children emphasizing handwashing, temperatures and cross-contamination prevention. Food safety posters are also available.


Student Eating School Lunch Healthy Meals Resource System Summer Food Service Program

USDA. NAL. FNIC. Healthy Meals Resource System.

A Web page of information about the Summer Food Service Program collected by the National Agriculture Library's Healthy Meals Resource System.