Get ready! On January 16, 2017, the California Department of Education will kick off a grant application process for new school breakfast funds. These competitive grants are open to all applicants and will prioritize high-poverty schools implementing or expanding after-the-bell breakfast.
Find out how you can access these important grant funds! Join us for two upcoming webinars.
Learn about key dates and critical steps for the grant application process
Get suggestions about writing a successful grant application
Hear about the challenges and successes of implementing after-the-bell breakfast with grant funds
Have your questions answered by the staff who will review and score the grant applications
The webinars will be hosted by California Food Policy Advocates and will feature:
Stephanie Bruce, Nutrition Services Director, Palm Springs Unified School District
The California Department of Education - Nutrition Services Division
Each year, CFPA's CalFresh Forum brings together hundreds of key stakeholders from across the state to identify opportunities and discuss strategies to improve the reach and impact of CalFresh. The 2017 CalFresh Forum will focus on upcoming opportunities to improve how CalFresh serves vulnerable populations as we look to the future and continue to work toward improving access and participation across the state.
This year's program will feature workshops and panels led by speakers with varied and extensive policy and programmatic expertise. Registration is $50 per person and includes lunch and light afternoon refreshments. The event agenda and presentation topics will be posted soon on
CFPA's CalFresh Forum webpage.