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Florida's Afterschool Nutrition Program (09-2011)

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This presentation explains the basics of the Afterschool Nutrition Program, a federal child nutrition program that provides reimbursements to organizations (including school districts) that provide meals and snacks to afterschool programs in areas of need.

The Florida Partnership to End Childhood Hunger is working with the Department of Health to help inform potential providers about the availability of the program.

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Florida's Afterschool Nutrition Program (09-2011)

  1. 1. Getting FUNDING for Afterschool Meals
  2. 2. Help Afterschool Programs Provide Healthy Meals & Snacks POINT 6 of the Ten-Point Plan more at WWW.FLORIDAHUNGERPARTNERSHIP.ORG
  3. 3. Afterschool Nutrition Program <ul><li>Authorized for Florida (and the rest of the nation) in the 2010 Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act! </li></ul>
  4. 4. Afterschool Nutrition Program <ul><li>USDA federal nutrition program </li></ul><ul><li>Helps with the cost of providing meals and snacks </li></ul>
  5. 5. Currently administered in Florida by the Department of Health Administering State Agency Child Care Food Program (CCFP) Child Care Food Program—Child Care Centers Homeless Children Nutrition Program Afterschool Nutrition Program (ANP)
  6. 6. <ul><ul><li>Provides the nutrition children need to learn, play and grow at afterschool programs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Meant for children in low-income areas. </li></ul></ul>PURPOSE
  7. 7. <ul><ul><li>This federal program provides reimbursements to organizations that serve eligible snacks and meals to children at eligible sites. </li></ul></ul>PURPOSE $ $ $ $ $ $
  8. 8. Req’ts to qualify Afterschool Nutrition sites Site Eligibility <ul><li>Public or private non-profit </li></ul><ul><li>Located in 50% or more free & reduced-price school zone </li></ul><ul><li>Activities provided (educational or enrichment, regularly scheduled) </li></ul><ul><li>Child care license or license exemption </li></ul><ul><li>Meet state and local health and safety standards </li></ul>
  9. 9. Afterschool Meals Site Eligibility Site School Zone – Free/Red. Rate Does the Site Qualify? Excellence Afterschool Program Florida Elementary – 78% Crist Middle – 62% Hamilton High – 57% YES Jones Middle School Florida Elementary – 78% Jones Middle – 46% Disney High – 39% YES (because at least one school has a 50% FRP rate) Community Afterschool Program Sunshine Elementary – 49% Pecan Grove Middle – 47% Disney High – 39% NO (because none of the schools has a 50% FRP rate, even though Sunshine Elem. is right on the edge) Southeast Middle School Palm Tree Elementary – 36% Southeast Middle – 22% Disney High – 39% NO (because none of the schools has a 50% FRP rate)
  10. 10. When Programs Operate <ul><li>After students’ school days </li></ul><ul><li>Weekends </li></ul><ul><li>Holidays </li></ul><ul><li>Cannot operate during summer (there’s another program for this— the Summer Food Service Program) </li></ul>
  11. 11. Snack <ul><li>1 serving of milk </li></ul><ul><li>2 or more servings of FRUITS &/or VEGETABLES </li></ul><ul><li>1 serving of GRAIN or BREAD </li></ul><ul><li>1 serving of MEAT or MEAT ALTERNATIVE </li></ul>Meal Pattern Requirements Supper <ul><li>2 components (no “liquid diet”, i.e. fruit juice & milk) </li></ul>
  12. 12. Procuring Food <ul><li>SELF-PREPARATION </li></ul><ul><li>CONTRACT from CATERER </li></ul>OR <ul><ul><li>Registered Caterer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>School District </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. BENEFITS <ul><ul><li>Children more alert—can benefit more from enrichment activities offered </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Attract more children to your program. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Improve the health and wellbeing of the children you serve </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. BENEFITS <ul><ul><li>Counter childhood hunger and childhood obesity with healthy food and nutrition education. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Strengthen the fiscal soundness and financial sustainability of your program. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Could be used to leverage additional funding for meals (federal “match”) </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ BENEFITS Without ANP reimbursements 0
  16. 16. With ANP reimbursements $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ BENEFITS
  17. 17. Figuring Potential Reimbursement Average Daily Attendance X # of Days Reimb. Rate X 25 180 $0.76 X X = $3,420 25 180 $2.99 X X = $13,455 SNACKS MEALS $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $
  18. 18. Contact the Florida Department of Health Afterschool Meals Plugging In (850) 245-4323
  19. 19. ACTIVITIES MEALS $$$ $$$ FOOD PAPERWORK PAPERWORK

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