National School Lunch Program
Frequently Asked Questions
Eligible families must:
Yes, if you meet the program guidelines:
Some customers will need to provide the following documents to complete their application:
Please send the signed application and copies of your of your proof of eligibility by mail,email, fax or the Document Upload option on our website
|For students participating in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)||A copy of a letter indicating current participation in the NSLP or Home Start, with your child's name and the school name.|
For students enrolled in public, charter, private, virtual, denonminational or parochial schools who are not participating in the NSLP
|1. Proof of participation in SNAP, TANF or FDPIR programs, *
2. One of the following:
-Copy of recent report card or progress report, with school and student's name.
-Copy of student ID, with school and student's name
-Letter from the school, on school letterhead, confirming the child's enrollment at the school
|For homeschooled students who are not participating in the NSLP||1. Proof of participation in SNAP, TANF or FDPIR programs, *
2.One of the following:
-Copy of document or waiver from the state or district identifying the child as homeschooled
-Copy of proof of participation in a homeschool club, association or organization
Customers who do not have a social security number or who do not want to provide their social security number must provide one (1) form of Primary Identification OR two (2) forms of Secondary Identification:
Applicants that are auto-approved should be approved within approximately 5 business days of their application date. Applicants that are not auto-approved should be approved within 7-10 business days of the date that they submitted their signed application and supporting documentation.
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