Snack & Meal Program
There are many ways you can provide snack and/or meal options for your afterschool program. CAN has created a list of organizations and resources that can with your snack and meal efforts-check them out today!
California Summer Meal Coalition
Statewide network dedicated to fighting childhood hunger and obesity by increasing access to the USDA’s summer food programs.
California Food Policy
California Food Policy Advocates is a statewide public policy and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the health and well being of low-income Californians by increasing their access to nutritious and affordable food. California Food Policy Advocates works to educate the public regarding youth food insecurity and connect after school and summer programs to summer food options.
USDA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
SNAP provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget of needy families so they can purchase healthy food and move towards self-sufficiency.
Department of Education – After School Nutrition
Information and resources about healthy snacks, nutrition education, and physical activity for after school programs.