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  • Interactive Data Tool

    This interactive map provides state-by-state data on participation in the free and reduced-price School Breakfast Program, as compared to participation in the free and reduced-price National School Lunch Program. These data are based on FRAC’s analysis of data shared with FRAC by USDA and state nutrition and education agencies, and are featured in FRAC’s reports, School Breakfast Scorecard: School Year 2016-2017, and School Breakfast: Making it Work in Large School Districts.

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  • Report

    This annual analysis looks at school breakfast participation and policies in 75 large school districts across the country to evaluate successful practices in reaching more low-income children with school breakfast. It is a companion report to the School Breakfast Scorecard.

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  • Fact Sheet

    The president’s fiscal year 2019 budget does not propose any direct changes to the federally funded Afterschool Meal and Snack Programs. These child nutrition programs, like the National School Lunch and School Breakfast programs and the Summer Nutrition Programs, are federal entitlement programs and are not part of the president’s proposal for the discretionary budget. The proposed budget does, however, zero out funding for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC), the largest federal funding source for operations of afterschool and summer programs.

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  • Report

    This annual report analyzes participation in the School Breakfast Program among low-income children nationally and in each state and the District of Columbia for the 2016-2017 school year. The report also features best practices for increasing participation in the program, including breakfast after the bell models and community eligibility.

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  • Fact Sheet

    The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is an important source of nutritious foods and nutrition education for many pregnant women, new mothers, infants, and children up to age five in low-income families. The program provides a monthly package of WIC checks that can be used in the grocery store to buy specific healthy foods. NOTE: This document was published in 2009 and is part of the Resource Library for its citation in this recently updated resource: Impact of the Revised WIC Food Packages on Nutrition Outcomes and the Retail Food Environment.

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  • Infographic

    “Congress should strengthen SNAP by passing the ‘Closing the Meal Gap Act’ (HR 1276)” infographic.

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  • Fact Sheet

    This brief highlights research on the connections between food insecurity and behavior, and the critical role that the Federal Nutrition Programs play when addressing these issues among school-age children and adolescents.

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  • Toolkit

    Check out FRAC’s #SNAPshots campaign graphics to spread awareness of how SNAP lifts up millions of U.S. households.

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  • Graphic

    A quote from FRAC’s #SNAPshots campaign, shedding light on the importance of SNAP and federal nutrition programs.

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  • Graphic

    A quote from FRAC’s #SNAPshots campaign, shedding light on the importance of SNAP and federal nutrition programs.

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  • Graphic

    A quote from FRAC’s #SNAPshots campaign, shedding light on the importance of SNAP and federal nutrition programs.

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  • Graphic

    A quote from FRAC’s #SNAPshots campaign, shedding light on the importance of SNAP and federal nutrition programs.

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  • Graphic

    A quote from FRAC’s #SNAPshots campaign, shedding light on the importance of SNAP and federal nutrition programs.

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  • Graphic

    A quote from FRAC’s #SNAPshots campaign, shedding light on the importance of SNAP and federal nutrition programs.

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  • Report

    FRAC’s e-newsletter which focuses on the latest research, reports, and resources from government agencies, academic researchers, think tanks, and elsewhere at the intersection of food insecurity, poverty, the federal nutrition programs, and health.

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