Flint Community School District Awarded $170,000 for 10 Cents a Meal

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has awarded the Flint Community Schools district a $170,000 grant as part of the second round of the agency’s 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms (10 Cents a Meal) program. The application process reopened in January 2021 after an initial round of schools and early childhood education centers (ECEs) were announced in December 2020, bringing the total number of grantees to 149 and hailing from across the entire state for the first time. The Flint schools award is the single largest grant awarded for the 2020-21 grant cycle. Continue reading

MDE Awards 10 Cents a Meal Grants to Wayne County Food Service Programs

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has chosen its 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms grantees for 2020-2021, which includes several first-time grantees in Wayne County.  Continue reading

10 Cents a Meal Grant Awarded to Utica Community Schools

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has awarded Utica Community Schools a $10,000 grant as part of the second round of the agency’s 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms program. The application process reopened in January after an initial round of grantees were announced in December 2020, bringing the total number of grantees from across the state to 149. Continue reading

New 10 Cents a Meal Awards Announced by Department of Education

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has announced 15 additional 10 Cents a Meal grant recipients—schools and early childhood education centers—for the 2020-21 grant cycle. The application process reopened in January after an initial round of grantees were announced in December 2020, bringing the total number of schools and preschools receiving funds to 149, hailing from across the state. Continue reading

10 Cents a Meal Grant Application Re-Opens!

The 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms grant application is open for a second round of grants for the current 2021 funding year (which runs through September 30, 2021.) Grants will be awarded by the Michigan Department of Education until the funds are expended, so the sooner applicants apply the better. Please spread the word! Continue reading

Saginaw Area Applicants Awarded 10 Cents a Meal Grants

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has chosen its 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms grantees for 2020-2021, which includes several first-time grantees in the Saginaw area.  Continue reading

10 Cents a Meal Grants Awarded to Ingham County Applicants

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has chosen its 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms grantees for 2020-2021, which includes several grantees in Ingham County. Continue reading

MDE Awards 10 Cents a Meal Grants to Washtenaw Area Food Service Programs

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has chosen its 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms grantees for 2020-2021, which includes several grantees in Washtenaw County.  Continue reading

MDE Awards 10 Cents a Meal Grants to U.P. Food Service Programs

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has chosen its 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms grantees for 2020-2021, which includes several grantees in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Continue reading

Michigan Department of Education Awards 10 Cents a Meal Grants to 138 Statewide Applicants

10 Cents a Meal Grants Awarded to 138 Statewide Applicants Find the official Michigan Department of Education January 2021 press release here. The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has selected 138 grantees across the state for its 10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms grantees for 2020-2021, many of which are first-time grantees.  Continue reading