With the matching grant up to $20,000 from the Mississippi Office of Healthy Schools and the Bauer Foundation, the staff at Southaven Intermediate and Olive Branch Middle of DeSoto County school district will have the versatile cafeteria as they have completed the installation of two combination ovens.
Child Nutrition Director Cynthia Coleman said that they're trying to get all the fryers out of the schools to show their commitment to health and wellness.
Federal Programs Related to - Health Care, General/Other
Programs which help people achieve and maintain physical well-being through prevention, screening, evaluation and treatment and the provision of family planning, maternity and other services that relate to human reproduction.
Federal Programs Related to - Youth Development, General/Other
Programs that provide opportunities for children and youth to participate in recreational, cultural, social and civic activities through membership in clubs and other youth groups with a special focus on programs whose purpose is to help youngsters develop their potential and grow into healthy, educated, responsible and productive adults.
Federal Programs Related to - Children & Youth Services
Programs that provide a wide variety of informational, social and supportive services for children and youth. Adolescent Services; Child Welfare; Children's Social Services; Children's Services; Kinship Care; Youth Services
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Grants Secure Combination Ovens for DeSoto County School District