November Program Pointer




Are you providing Holiday care?

Don’t forget to let us know if you are offering Holiday care.

  • Manuel Claimers just write in on your claim.
  • Minute Menu claims record it in your provider calendar.



Does it Count?  

APPLE CIDER -Yes- Be sure it is 100% pure and only serve pasteurized cider.

CRANBERRIES, WHOLE – Yes – A good source of Vitamin C and fiber.


CRANBERRY SAUCE, JELLIED – No – Jellied sauces are up to half sugar and cannot be credited.

PUMPKIN – Yes – This vegetable is an excellent source of Vitamin A and iron.

PUMPKIN BREAD – Yes – May be counted as a bread alternative if enriched or whole grain flour or meal is the main ingredient. The vegetables or fruits used in these products are not in sufficient quantities to count as vegetable/fruit component. Commercial quick breads may be credited using Group D.