Nutrition and Wellness Programs

Summer Food Service Program

Webinars • e-Trainings • Workshops

bullet Upcoming Webinars

  • Here’s the Scoop on the Summer Meals State Wide Plan - Wednesday, April 23, 2-3:30 p.m. new
  • This webinar will cover the specific goals of the Illinois Summer Meals Program for 2014. Identifying partners and responsibilities will be shared in addition to discussing how everyone can contribute to the plan.

  • Sanitation Matters With SFSP - Thursday, May 1, 1-3:30 p.m.
  • This webinar is for ALL sponsors of the program; whether meals are contracted or self-prepared. All SFSP sponsors must follow local health department rules and regulations. There are basic rules that must be followed by ALL sponsors, specific rules for those sponsors who contract meals, definitive rules if meals are prepared on-site, and additional rules if meals are being prepared from a central kitchen and being delivered to a number of sites.

bullet Archived Webinars

Topic e-Trainings


Topic Workshops

  • Current and New Sponsor Orientation Information Workshops (Full-Day Trainings)
  • Date City Location
    April 16, 2014 Galesburg Best Western 300 S. Soangetaha
    April 30, 2014 Lisle Hilton, 3003 Corporate West Drive
    May 14, 2014 Springfield Illinois Education Association, 3440 Liberty Drive

    register now!

    The session will cover:

    • Application Process
    • Civil Rights
    • Program Overview
    • Participant Eligibility
    • Sponsor Eligibility and Requirements
    • Site Eligibility
    • Meal Services
    • Sponsor Responsibilities
    • Budget
    • Claim and Reporting Requirements
    • Instructions for Completing the Sponsor and Site Applications
    • Sanitation Requirements
    The work sessions are offered free of charge and are six hours in length. Please visit Sponsor Workshops for additional information.

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