Resource | Policy Memos | SP05-2011
Further Clarification in Crediting for, and Use of, Donated Foods in Contracts with Food Service Management Companies

The attached memorandum is Food Distribution Policy Memo FD-110, which clarifies requirements in crediting for, and use of, USDA donated foods in contracts with food service management companies (FSMCs), and provides guidance to ensure compliance with such requirements in the first and final years of such contracts.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP06-2011
CNR 2010: Administrative Payments to Family Day Care Home Sponsoring Organizations

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance on the implementation of these modifications.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP04-2011
CNR 2010: Nationwide Expansion of At-Risk Afterschool Meals in the CACFP

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance on the implementation of this expansion in CACFP.

Resource | Policy Memos | CACFP03-2011
CNR 2010: Elimination of Block Claim Edit Checks in the CACFP

The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (the Act), Public Law 111-296, was signed into law by the President on December 13, 2010. The Act modifies requirements for edit checks and follow-up reviews related to detection of block claims in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance on the implementation of these modifications.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP11 CACFP02 SFSP01-2011
Effects of Busing on Area Eligibility in the CACFP, SFSP, and Afterschool Snack and the Seamless Summer Option served through NSLP

This supersedes the May 20, 2003, version of the policy memo, Effects of Busing on Area Eligibility. In addition to programs originally provided for under this guidance, this memorandum adds the Seamless Summer Option to this policy.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP08-2011
Teacher Modeling in the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program

In response to several inquiries, this memorandum provides guidance on the allowable consumption of FFVP fruits and vegetables by teachers.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP04 CACFP01-2011
Eligibility of Expanded Learning Time Programs for Afterschool Snack Service in NSLP and CACFP

In response to recent inquiries, this memorandum clarifies eligibility requirements for afterschool programs for the afterschool snack components of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP).

Resource | Policy Memos | SP06 CACFP03 SFSP04-2010
Exclusion of Military Combat Pay

This supersedes the January 7, 2010, version of the policy memo, Exclusion of Military Combat Pay. In addition to combat pay and other income received by deployed service members, this memorandum addresses Deployment Extension Incentive Pay (DEIP).

Resource | Policy Memos | SP29-2010
Coordinated Review Effort and National Average Daily Attendance

We have obtained the latest school enrollment and attendance figures from the Department of Education. For your information, the updated national average daily attendance factor for use during Coordinated Review Effort for School Year 2010-2011 is 94.4 percent.

Resource | Policy Memos
Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Per Meal Rates in Whole or Fractions of U.S. Dollars - Effective from July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2011