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Budget Summary FY2016

25110105 - Emergency Food Assistance Program
Data Current as of:  8/19/2015





Account Description FY2015
Spending
FY2016
GAA
2511-0105 Emergency Food Assistance Program
For the purchase of supplemental foods for the emergency food assistance program within the Feeding America nationally-certified food bank system in the commonwealth; provided, that the funds appropriated in this item shall reflect the Feeding America allocation formula in order to benefit the 4 regional food banks in the commonwealth; provided further, that the department may assess an administrative charge not to exceed 2 per cent of the total appropriation in this item; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended for Food for the World Inc.; provided further, that not less than $110,000 shall be expended for the operation of the city of Cambridge's Weekend Backpack Program for food assistance; and provided further, that $1,000,000 shall be expended for operating funds to distribute food for the Massachusetts emergency food assistance program
15,035,000 17,160,000