Managing Agency Idaho

Program Description

The Idaho Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides reimbursement for free, nutritious meals and snacks served to Idaho children 18 and younger. These meals help children in low-income areas get the nutrition they need to learn, play, and grow throughout the summer months when they are out of school.

The program is offered in many and various locations such as parks, playgrounds, housing authorities, day camps, churches, community centers, etc. Often the SFSP meal service is combined with learning and recreational activities for the children.

General Program Requirements

Free meals are provided to children 18 years old and younger at approved SFSP sites.

 

 

 

In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:

Household Size*Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1$22,311
2$30,044
3$37,777
4$45,510
5$53,243
6$60,976
7$68,709
8$76,442

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

To find a FREE SFSP meal sit near you, visit the Summer Food Rocks Map, text “FOOD” to 877-877, or call the Idaho CareLine at 2-1-1.:
http://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks

Program Contact Information

For more information, please call the Idaho Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs, at:
208-332-6820 or email summer@sde.idaho.gov

 

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