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Join the Child Nutrition Programs

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Thank you for your interest in providing meals at your school or district through the Child Nutrition Programs. On this webpage, you will find information about administering one or more of these programs. Here’s what you need to know to get started.

Are you interested in joining the Child Nutrition Programs?

To gain a better understanding of the School Nutrition Programs and their benefits, watch the “Joining the USDA Child Nutrition Programs E-Learning Course”.

Ready to take the next step? Contact Karrie Isaacson.


The following documentation will be required prior to acceptance into the programs:

1. Documentation of nonprofit status (501c3 documentation)

2. Be formally recognized by the Department of Public Instruction as a school

3. Have a Unique Entity Identifier (UEI), issued by