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Learn about the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) formerly known as the Food Stamp Program.  (Download English or Spanish version.)

For information about how to apply for SNAP, please visit the Illinois Department of Human Services website.

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Congratulations 2018 Summer Meal Program Grant Recipients!!!!

June 25, 2018Rise & Shine Illinois in partnership with No Kid Hungry provided grants to help organizations expand access to and participation in the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) supported and Illinois State Board of Education administered Summer Meal programs. The following Sponsors were awarded mini-grants up to $5,000 to help with equipment, transportation, and other […]

Valley View’s Summer Food Truck

June 20, 2018  Fountaindale Public Library in Bolingbrook is one of six total stops on Valley View School District 365U summer mobile meal route. Valley View’s summer mobile meals started in 2017, serving Bolingbrook and Romeoville. The mobile routes: 3 in Bolingbrook and 3 in Romeoville serves anywhere between 400-800 meals a day. It was a natural […]

2018 Summer Meal Grant Application Open

February 21, 2018  The Summer Meals Program grants cycle has opened! Grants will help organizations expand access to and participation in United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) supported summer meal programs. To learn more about the Summer Food Service Program visit the USDA’s website.   Mini-grants up to $5,000 are to be used for equipment, personnel, transportation, and other […]

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