Afterschool meal and snack programs allow educational and enrichment programs to provide kids with the nutrition they need. No Kid Hungry is committed to supporting existing programs, increasing participation and making meals available year-round.

Calling all Summer and Afterschool Meals Providers!

Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign is seeking eight champions who will help to further our work to expand access to summer and afterschool meals through the Summer Food Service Program and the CACFP At-Risk Afterschool Meals Program. We are excited to announce the request for applications for our Out of School Time (OST) Meals Champions 2022 Cohort. The Champions will be featured by No Kid Hungry and their work amplified as models for summer and afterschool meals programs.

School Year 2021-2022 Program Flexibilities

Learn about waivers and flexibilities your program can use to serve afterschool meals during the 2021-2022 school year.

Starting Afterschool Meals

Learn the importance of afterschool nutrition programs and how your organization can begin participating.

Promoting to Kids and Families

Find out how to effectively spread the word about afterschool meals in a variety of settings and mediums.

Implementing Afterschool Meals Effectively

Get tools and tips for maximizing participation at afterschool meals programs.

Providing Year-Round Meals

Offer consistent support to programs and kids with these tips to bridge the gap between summer and afterschool.

About Afterschool Meals & Snacks

New to afterschool? This section will give you the background and basics on meals and snacks.

Afterschool Meals Webinars

Want to learn more? Watch these webinars highlighting best practices for afterschool meals programs.

Afterschool Meals Anniversary Report

Review the program’s history, national and state data trends, promising practices, and recommendations to expand access to afterschool meals.