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Finding Success with Community Eligibility and Breakfast After the Bell

The Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) removes the financial burden some students face in obtaining school breakfast. However, many barriers still exist such as the time and location school breakfast is served. Breakfast After the Bell (BAB) models address these common barriers by improving access to school breakfast. Learn how CEP and BAB can be a winning combination to boost breakfast participation and generate more revenue into the school nutrition program.


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Getting Started with Afterschool Meals

Do you work for an afterschool program and want to know how you can offer meals to the kids you serve? Do you want to help bring afterschool meals to your school or community but don't know where to start? This short webinar will help point you in the right direction! It will cover some basic information about the Afterschool Meals Program to help you understand if your afterschool programs or programs in your area might be eligible, and it will give you some concrete next steps to bring you closer to serving afterschool meals.


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Menu Ideas to Boost Afterschool Meals Participation

Afterschool meals provide needed nutrition, but it can be difficult to put together menus that meet meal pattern requirements, align with sites' preparation and storage capacity, and appeal to kids and teens. This webinar talks through challenges as well as strategies and ideas, from snacks and shelf-stable suppers to hot meals. This webinar draws on the experience of a school district that sponsors both school and community sites as well as a non-profit sponsor that works with multiple vendors.


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