School Nutrition Program (SNP) sponsors must ensure that their programs properly use program funds, are non-profit, and are self-supporting.
Information specific to food service accounting as it pertains to public schools in Minnesota can be found in Minnesota Statutes, section 124D.111-Lunch Aid. A link is provided for your convenience. Supporting documents are also available on this page.
Check Related offsite resources for links to OMB Circular A-127 Financial Management Systems, which gives federal guidance, as well as the National Food Service Management Institute (NFSMI) website, which features a Financial Management section where you can find training, publications, and more.
U.S. Department of Agriculture Memos
Links to key USDA memos on Financial Management are provided below. For a complete set of USDA memos for School Nutrition Programs, see the Policy Memos (USDA) link at right.