On Dec. 26, 2018, the Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) announced a partial shutdown due to the expiration of the second continuing resolution for fiscal year 2019. With funding provided under the terms and conditions of the prior continuing resolution, FNS was able to fund Child Nutrition Programs at least through January.
FNS has just announced it is providing state agencies with additional available appropriated funding that should last into March. This update impacts Head Start programs.
Select this link to learn more: https://www.cacfp.org/files/8715/4704/0396/CNfundsmemo.pdf
Last Updated: January 11, 2019