Community Eligibility: The Key to Hunger-Free Schools

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May 1, 2019
Food Research & Action Center (FRAC)
Community eligibility allows high-poverty schools and school districts to offer free meals to all students, and it eliminates the need for household school meal applications. A key piece of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, community eligibility was phased in a few states at a time before it was made available to schools nationwide in the 2014–2015 school year.
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