Start Up and Expansion Grants for the Summer Food and At-Risk Afterschool Meal and Snack Program

Contact: Marcella Miller

Child Hunger Prevention Manager

Email, (503) 595-5501, ext. 307


About the Grants

In July 2013, the Oregon State Senate passed House Bill 2729 allowing grant funds to be appropriated to encourage increased participation in the Afterschool Meals &Snacks Program.

In March of 2014, House Bill 4090 was passed to include summer meals (The Summer Food Service Program and Seamless Summer Option in the National School Lunch Program).

A total of $448,224 in grant funds is available for Sponsors during the 2013-2015 biennium.

Grant funds have increased from a maximum of $10,000 to a maximum of $20,000 per sponsoring organization.

How to Apply:

All funds have been expended for the current biennium.

Contact the Oregon Department of Education for further information on future funding rounds.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.