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Equipment Grant Application Announced!

Mon, Mar 20th 2017 08:00 am
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Fuel Up to Play 60 School Nutrition Equipment Grants American Dairy Association North East 100 Elwood Davis Road N. Syracuse, NY 13212

To: Child Nutrition Program Directors Subject: Fuel Up to Play 60 School Nutrition Equipment Grants We are excited to share that once again American Dairy Association North East in partnership with National Dairy Council are continuing our commitment to help enhance students' lives through the offer of school nutrition equipment grants to help improve the school meals environment. These funds will be instrumental in helping schools achieve their wellness goals and help provide access to nutritious foods (including dairy) that students may not otherwise have available.

GRANT OVERVIEW: The competitive application process will provide grants to schools nationwide (except California and Hawaii). Funding will support the purchase of new equipment and/or the renovation/replacement of existing equipment up to, but not exceeding, $5,000 per school. Equipment may include items such as utility carts, utensils, coolers, etc.

WEBSITE/GRANT APPLICATION: Information is currently available on Fuel Up to Play 60's website . Applications will be accepted until Friday, April 28, 2017. Through our partnerships and with your collaboration, we've built Fuel Up to Play 60 into the nation's largest and most effective in-school health and wellness program. As we continue to work together toward a common goal of helping kids lead healthier lives and fueling healthy families, we ask that you spread the word about this amazing opportunity for schools across your region. Sincerely, Andrea

Andrea Thompson, RN, MS, CDN,

SVP Youth Programs

American Dairy Association North East