School district providing USDA CACFP meals

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From staff reports

The Beaufort County School District has announced the sponsorship of U.S. Department of Agriculture Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). Meals are available to participants at no charge.

CACFP is a federal program that provides reimbursements for nutritious meals and snacks to eligible children and adults who are enrolled for care at participating child care centers, day care homes, and adult day care centers.

CACFP also provides reimbursements for meals served to children and youth participating in afterschool care programs, children residing in emergency shelters, and adults older than 60 or living with a disability and enrolled in day care facilities.

Sponsored school sites:

Battery Creek High School

Broad River Elementary School

Coosa Elementary School

Hilton Head Island School for the Creative Arts

Hilton Head Island Middle School

Joseph S. Shanklin Elementary School

Lady’s Island Elementary School

Lady’s Island Middle School

Robert Smalls International Academy

Whale Branch Elementary

Sponsored community sites:

Beaufort County YMCA

Boys and Girls Clubs of Bluffton, Hilton Head, and Sheldon

For more information about the CACFP program, please see https://www.fns.usda.gov/cacfp.