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Special thanks go to the participating school district nutrition directors and their staff. This report would not have been possible without their responsiveness and willingness to share their experience with others.
This report was written by Senior Policy Analyst Madeleine Levin, with assistance from Communications Intern Gretchen Kast.
This project was funded by the National Dairy Council/Dairy Management, Inc.
FRAC also gratefully acknowledges major support of its work to expand and improve the School Breakfast Program in 2009–2010 from the following:
Kraft Foods Foundation Sara Lee Foundation Walmart Foundation
Additional support for FRAC’s work on the federal child nutrition programs in 2009–2010 was provided by:
Anonymous Donors The Atlantic Philanthropies The California Endowment Annie E. Casey Foundation Claneil Foundation ConAgra Foods Foundation Evangelical Lutheran Church in America General Mills Foundation Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Kaiser Permanente Land O’Lakes Foundation Leaves of Grass Fund A.L. Mailman Family Foundation MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger The Moriah Fund New Prospect Foundation Pritzker Early Childhood Foundation
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