Emergency Funding to Support Meal Programs
NRPA 2020 Emergency Funding to Support Summer Meals Programs provides emergency grants to sustain summer meal programs that are at risk of reduced or disrupted operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Funds may be used to support operating expenses, including:
- Equipment purchases such as tables, tents, refrigeration, and fans
- Marketing and communication efforts
- Cleaning and disinfectant supplies
- Personal protection equipment (PPE)
Eligible applicants include local park and recreation agencies operating open sites, including in-person, grab and go, or pick up models, that serve meals to any and all children in their community age 18 and under through one of the following three federal nutrition programs: Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), and National School Lunch Program (NSLP).
Amounts are not specified.
A link to the online application system is available on the program website.
For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.