10.574 Team Nutrition Grants

Department of Agriculture

Team Nutrition Training Grants for Healthy School Meals have been identified in USDA's national Strategic Plan for Training and Technical Assistance as one of the anchor delivery systems for supporting the implementation of USDA's nutrition requirements and the Dietary Guidelines for Americans in Child Nutrition programs. Team Nutrition's (TN) goal is to improve children's lifelong eating and physical activity habits by using the principles of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and the USDA Food Guidance System. TN Training Grants offer funding to state agencies to establish or enhance sustainable infrastructures for implementing TN's three behavior-focused strategies: (1) provide training and technical assistance to child nutrition food service professionals to enable them to prepare and serve nutritious meals that appeal to students; (2) promote nutrition curriculum and education in schools through multiple communication channels (i.e., food services initiatives, classroom activities, school wide events, home activities, community programs and events, and media events and coverage) to reinforce positive nutrition messages and encourage students to make healthy food and physical activity choices as part of a healthy lifestyle; and (3) build school and community support for c... read more at CFDA.gov.

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Total Program Obligations*: (grants and loans)
  • 2011: $15,613,000
  • Consistency (Grants)200920102011
    percent or dollar amount of obligations that were over/under reported, or not reported at all
    Over Reported
    Under Reported$9,027,765
    Not Reported
  • Timeliness200920102011
    percent or dollar amount of obligations that were late
    Total Dollars Analyzed$6,646,941$6,237,745$800,000
    Late Dollars (reported over 45 days after obligation)
    Average Reporting Lag (days since obligation)15928
  • Completeness200920102011
    percent or dollar amount of obligations that failed each field
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* Total program obligations reported in the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
No obligations reported in the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance