10-26-2010 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #16


Title
2010-11 State Appropriated Equipment Assistance Grants for School Food Authorities (SFAs)

Discussion
On September 22, 2010, the Office of Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) submitted an application for the 2010-11 State Appropriated Equipment Assistance Grants for School Food Authorities (SFAs) to the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE), Office of Grants Management, in the amount of $40,684.  As a reminder the original application came before the Board on September 28, 2010.  We are pleased to report that FNS was awarded $40,684 in funds.  This award will be used towards the purchase of one serving line at each of the following schools:  Creel Elementary and Surfside Elementary.  Per the requirements of the grant, these funds will be obligated by November 15, 2010 and expended by February 28, 2011.

Recommendation
Accept the 2010-11 State Appropriated Equipment Assistance Grants for School Food Authorities in the amount of $40,684.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 9/28/2010
Consent after Information10/26/2010

Authority for Action
F.S. 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Food Services

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
11$21,414.00$21,4144316061TBDTBDTBDTBD
11$19,270.00$19,2704316141TBDTBDTBDTBD

Contact

Kevin Thornton, Director, Food and Nutrition Services, ext. 690

Judy Preston, Associate Superintendent, Financial Services, ext. 600




Attachment:  01-0005 - Brevard County Equipment Grant Award.pdf