Category: Socioeconomic Indicators and Datasets
Challenges in Serving Rural American Children through the Summer Food Service Program
When the school year ends, many low-income children rely on the USDA's Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) to supplement their diet. But less than one-third of SFSP sites are located in rural communities and rural children participate at a lower rate than those in more urban areas.
|Socioeconomic Indicators and Datasets, Vulnerable Families Research Program||Children, Food Assistance, Poverty, Rural, Safety Net||Publication|