On March 3, 2015, Assemblymembers Rob Bonta (Oakland) and Tony Thurmond (Richmond) introduced AB 1240, Breakfast After the Bell. The bill calls for practical changes that will improve access to school breakfast on thousands of campuses across the sta
Our partner Action for Healthy Kids (AFHK) is now accepting applications for School Breakfast Grants for Healthy Kids for the 2015-2016 school year! Grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,500 are available. Apply by May 1, 2015. School breakfast has countl
Nearly 3 in 5 California public school students are eligible for free or reduced-price meals. Those resources help our most vulnerable students learn, grow, and achieve to their fullest potential – but millions of kids across the state are missing ou
Effective school breakfast programs support successful, healthy students. BreakfastFirst employs a broad but strategic array of tactics to strengthen the federal School Breakfast Program. Please join in!
Access resources to advocate and implement effective school breakfast programs. You’ll find videos, training materials, updates on funding opportunities, and information about school breakfast policy and legislation.
Goal 1: All California schools offer the School Breakfast Program. Goal 2: All California schools adopt after-the-bell breakfast models or
other practices that maximize participation. Goal 3: All school breakfasts appeal to students and promote optimal health.