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Summer Food Service Program Applications Available

U.S, Virgin Islands Department of Education

The Virgin Islands Department of Education — State Office of Special Nutrition Programs has announced the availability of the 2018 Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) Sponsor Application.

Any public or non-profit organization interested in obtaining a sponsor package or more information should contact the State Office of Special Nutrition Programs at 774-0100, ext. 2817 (St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix). The deadline for submitting an application is Friday, May 4.

School-age children, 2 years through 18 years, may receive free meals through SFSP.  A person 19 years-of-age or older who has mental or physical disability (as determined by a state or local educational agency) and who participates during the school year in a public or private non-profit school program (established for the mentally or physically disabled) is also eligible to receive meals.

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