District awarded Fresh Fruits and Vegetables grant

District awarded Fresh Fruits and Vegetables grant
Posted on 08/15/2014
FFVThree elementary schools -- Christensen, James Sales, and Harvard -- were awarded a USDA Fresh Fruits and Vegetables grant for the 2014-2015 school year. The grant is worth $50,000. 

The Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) is a federally assisted program providing free fresh fruits and vegetables to students in participating elementary schools during the school day.

The goal of the FFVP is to improve children's overall diet and create healthier eating habits to impact their present and future health.