Funding / Technical Assistance

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Pinnacle Food Service Breakfast Building Grants Program (rolling deadline)

Check out these websites for potential funding and technical assistance to help Boost School Breakfast:

United Dairy Industry of Michigan

Fuel Up to Play 60

Action for Healthy Kids

American Association of School Administrators

Got Breakfast Foundation – Silent Hero Grant Program

Michigan Team Nutrition

Michigan Department of Education School Nutrition Programs

Michigan No Kid Hungry

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Center for Civil Justice (Arenac, Bay, Clare, Genesee, Gladwin, Gratiot, Huron, Isabella, Lapeer, Midland, Saginaw, St Clair, Sanilac and Tuscola counties)

GroundWerx.CI (Metro Detroit)

Local community foundations, booster groups and parent organizations

Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Care Network of Michigan and the United Dairy Industry of Michigan Breakfast in the Classroom Grants

In 2013, grants were awarded to 75 schools and helped more than 35,000 students start the school day well-nourished and ready to learn. Below is a list of schools participating in the program during the 2014-2015 school year:

  1. Adams Elementary School, Midland
  2. Bad Axe Elementary School, Bad Axe
  3. Bad Axe High School, Bad Axe
  4. Bad Axe Middle School, Bad Axe
  5. Bendle Middle School, Burton
  6. Bendle Senior High School, Burton
  7. Chestnut Hill Elementary School, Midland
  8. Clintondale High School, Clinton Township
  9. Clintondale Middle School, Clinton Township
  10. Dryden Community High School, Dryden
  11. East English Village Prep Academy, Detroit
  12. Gwinn Middle School, Gwinn
  13. Herbert Henry Dow High School, Midland
  14. Jefferson Middle School, Midland
  15. K.I. Sawyer Elementary School, Gwinn
  16. Marshall High School, Marshall
  17. Mason County Eastern High School, Custer
  18. Midland High School, Midland
  19. North Branch Elementary School, North Branch
  20. North Shore Elementary School, South Haven
  21. Northeast Middle School, Midland
  22. Oakwood Intermediate School, Allendale
  23. Paw Paw High School, Paw Paw
  24. Plymouth Elementary School, Midland
  25. Ronald Brown Academy, Detroit
  26. Rudyard Elementary School, Rudyard
  27. Rudyard High School, Rudyard
  28. Siebert Elementary School, Midland
  29. Springport Elementary School, Springport
  30. Universal Academy, Detroit
  31. Woodcrest Elementary School, Midland
  32. Yale Junior High School, Yale

Michigan Action for Healthy Kids School Breakfast Grants:

The following schools have been awarded a school breakfast grant. Those in orange are piloting alternative school breakfast methods or expanding their programs. Those in blue are piloting universal-alternative school breakfast methods:

  1. Atherton Community Schools:  Atherton High School
  2. Bentley Community Schools:  Bentley Middle School, Bentley High School
  3. Benton Harbor Area Schools:  Benton Harbor High School
  4. Cass City Public Schools:  Cass City Elementary
  5. Coldwater Community Schools:  Jefferson Elementary
  6. Corunna Public Schools:  Corunna High School, Elsa Meyer Elementary,Louise Peacock Elementary, Nellie Reed Elementary
  7. Henry Ford Academy:  Henry Ford Academy
  8. Hillsdale Community Schools: Bernard Davis Middle School
  9. Holly Area Schools:  Davisburg Elementary, Holly Elementary, Holly Middle School, Patterson Elementary, Rose Pioneer Elementary
  10. Jackson Public Schools:  Jackson High School
  11. Madison School District:  Madison High School, Wilkinson Middle School
  12. North Huron Schools:  North Huron Elementary
  13. Springport Public Schools:  Springport Elementary, Springport Middle School, Springport Senior High School
  14. Waterford School District:  Beaumont Elementary, Cooley Elementary, Durant High School, Douglas Houghton Elementary, Henry R Schoolcraft Elementary, Knudsen Elementary, Laura Smith Haviland Elementary, Riverside Elementary, Village Elementary
  15. West Ottawa Public Schools:  Great Lakes Elementary, Sheldon Woods Elementary, Woodside Elementary
  16. William C Abney Academy:  William C Abney Elementary Academy, Williams C Abney Middle Academy