Updates to the Child Nutrition Reauthorization Bill, Improving Child Nutrition Integrity and Access Act of 2017 (formerly the Healthy-Hunger Free Kids Act of 2010-2015).
This Act ensures that kids receive healthy food by funding school meals; supplemental nutrition assistance for Women, Infants and Children (WIC); the summer feeding program and more. Click here to see more information about this legislation.
Learn more about this through the Child Nutrition Reauthorization Act primer from the Food Research and Action Center.
- If approved, this bill would provide Guam and the United States Virgin Islands the benefits that come with the National School Lunch Act and the Child Nutrition Act.
- The Food Research and Action Center reported its first ever snap-shot on after school meals.
- The Center of Disease Control and Prevention outlines the benefits of the school meal program and many other supportive resources.
- Through $900,000 available of mini-grants and this news brief, Governor Wolfe emphasizes his support for school breakfast.