National School Lunch Program

Published: 1/24/2014 7:44 AM
The National School Lunch Program is a federally assisted meal program operating in public and non-profit private schools and residential child care institutions. It provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free lunches to children each school day. The program was established under the National School Lunch Act, signed by Harry Truman in 1946.


Sue Bartenfield
Office of Administration and Support
Division of School and Community Nutrition
500 Mero Street, 23rd Floor CPT
Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone (502) 564-5625 ext. 4922
Fax (502) 564-5519