Summer Meals Grant Opportunity Deadline: 4/30/19
New England Dairy & Food Council (NEDFC) announces a funding opportunity from New England Dairy Farmers to support Summer Meals expansion in CT, MA, NH, RI & VT through:
- Food Service Equipment: Preference given to food service equipment for new sites or for food service equipment that will increase participation at an existing site. (Limit: $1,000 per site)
- Vehicle Wrap Costs: Designs must include dairy images, sponsorship credit, and be approved by an NEDFC representative prior to wrapping. (Limit: $2,000 per vehicle that delivers meals directly to students)
- Marketing support: Preference given to plans that boost participation through participant engagement. (Limit: $500)
Funds are limited and will be awarded on a competitive basis. Priority will be given to Summer Meals equipment requests that start new or expand existing programs, and those that have a plan to use the purchased equipment during the school year.
Fuel Up with Summer Meals!
Fuel up all summer long with Summer Meals in your neighborhood! Nutritious free meals are available for children and teens 18 and younger at many locations throughout the summer while school is out of session. Come join the fun!