Greetings MI Farm to School Network!
I hope you all had a wonderful end to 2016, and that your 2017 is starting off well-rested. I wanted to get this out before the Friday newsletter as the deadline is approaching! Please see below for information on the 2017 School Nutrition Foundation Equipment Grants. These grants are funded through Winston Industries and Baxter Equipment and the applications will START being accepted next Tuesday, January 10! However, only the first 50 applications will be considered, so be prepared to submit early. If equipment is that limiting factor in See below for more information:
Get a Head Start on Your Equipment Grant Application!
The School Nutrition Foundation (SNF) will start accepting online applications for the equipment grants at 11:00 am Eastern Time on Tuesday, January 10.
2017 SNF Equipment Grants include:
• Winston Industries Equipment Grant: awards 10 pieces of equipment to one school district
• Baxter Equipment for Education Grant: awards one mini rotating rack convention oven and a $500 scholarship to the winning school nutrition director
Only the first 50 submitted online applications will be considered for each grant—so be sure to prepare your application as soon as possible!
Click here to download the Application Preparation Worksheets and learn more about these grants.
Farm to School Specialist
MSU Center for Regional Food Systems
480 Wilson Rd Rm 309 | East Lansing, MI 48824
(p) 517-432-4525 (f) 517-353-3834