Childhood hunger doesn’t
take a summer vacation

Increase reimbursements by converting from SSO to SFSP

Summer Benefits

Summer Benefits

Does your district participate in the Summer Food Service Program? If not, E S Foods can help you get started as we have extensive experience in summer meal programs. We suggest you keep summer simple by using prepackaged meals. You can convert your Seamless Summer Option (SSO under NSLP) to the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) to lower meal costs, have easier menu compliance and higher reimbursements. By offering a breakfast and lunch programs instead of a lunch and snack, you can generate the highest revenue. We have a tremendous level of experience with USDA reimbursement programs—let us help you succeed in yours.

Easy Upgrade

Use prepackaged meals and serve healthy, nutritious foods.
Convert your Seamless Summer Option (SSO under NSLP) to the Summer Food Service Program (under SFSP).

  • Lower meal costs
  • Easier menu compliance – 2 fruits versus a fruit and a vegetable, and no color requirements
  • Higher reimbursements — $.05 for breakfast and $.50 for lunch
  • Offer a breakfast and lunch program instead of a lunch and snack program to generate the highest revenue. Remember breakfast is the most important meal of the day and offers over twice the reimbursement versus snack!
Program Breakfast Lunch
Seamless $1.93 $2.98
Simplified* $1.98 $3.48

*Based on 2015 USDA Rates

Did You Know?

Does your organization or community group provide nutritious meals or snacks to your participants? You may be surprised to learn that federal funding is available to offer a meal programs. Contact us and we'll help you get it started, or click below to find a State SFSP contact.

10-Day Menu (SSTS)

10-Day Menu (SS)

State SFSP Contacts