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Register now for Community Eligibility Provision informational webinar, April 3

3/25/2019

The Community Eligibility Provision is a U.S. Department of Agriculture program that allows approved schools and districts in high-poverty communities to serve breakfast and lunch at no cost to all students for up to four consecutive years. Eligible schools or districts must:

  • Have at least 40 percent of enrolled students who qualify for free meals through categorical eligibility. Categorical eligibility includes homeless, foster, migrant and runaway students and students directly certified for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits; and
  • Apply for the Community Eligibility Provision through the Ohio Department of Education’s Office of Integrated Student Supports by June 30, 2019.
 
The Office of Integrated Students Supports is hosting a Community Eligibility Provision informational webinar April 3 from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Please visit the Claims Reimbursement and Reporting System (CRRS) training registration page to register.
 
For answers to questions, please email Sarina Wilks or call (614) 995-3866.