Feed Your Community

Grants Overview

FEED KIDS Grants help schools and organizations break down barriers to food access, ensuring that Maine children have the nutrition they need to grow, learn, and thrive.

Grantees receive much-needed funding to support best practices in implementation and expansion of USDA Child Nutrition Programs like School Breakfast, Summer Meals, and Afterschool Meals.

Available Grants

Past Grants

Nov 1 - Nov 22

School Breakfast Grant Program

Nov 1 - Nov 22

Oakhurst Afterschool Meals Grant Program

Apr 7 - Apr 28

Summer Meals Grant

Mar 3 - Mar 17

Fuel Kids at School Van Grant

Jan 8 - Jan 29

2021 Winter School Meals Fund

Aug 17 - Oct 16

Fall 2020 School Meal Grant

Mar 2 - Mar 31

2020 School Breakfast Challenge

Jun 2 - Jun 16

Summer Meals Emergency Fund


Full Plates Emergency Fund

Grant Results

FEED KIDS Grants are continually expanding their reach in Maine schools and communities. Here’s a look at the impact we’re having around the state with the help of our partners, supporters, and community.

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Our Investments:


Dollars Given

Counties Served

CACFP At-Risk Afterschool Meals:

Portland Public Schools

Afterschool meals are critical for children to learn, grow, and thrive. When kids get to afterschool programming, it’s been hours since they’ve had lunch. They are hungry. When schools don’t offer an afterschool meal program, kids often leave school with lunch being their last meal of the day....