Welcome to the Far North & CA Higher Education CalFresh Outreach Monthly Email. The purpose of this email is to provide CalFresh related information, upcoming webinars, and reminders. 

The California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) is notifying Cal Grant recipients about their potential CalFresh eligibility and encouraging students to apply for CalFresh. In the ACL 18-27, it explains that AB 214 requires that CSAC to provide written notification to recipients of Cal Grant A or B awards regarding their potential eligibility for CalFresh. Please see the example letter and operations memo from CSAC. 
Far North & CA Higher Education CalFresh Outreach Resources:
This resource folder has an abundance of resources and information related to CalFresh. It includes the new prescreen, master log, contact sheet, prescreen and verification log, application and portal information, CalFresh EBT on campus, materials, program guidance, and much more. This resource folder is available at all times and will constantly be updated. 

CalFresh Outreach Social Media Webinar: Check out this previously recorded webinar which includes the history, branding and style guide information, student testimonials and best practices, and it introduces the $15 CalFresh challenge. The slides provide a wealth of information including, links to the CalFresh logo and style guide. 
Upcoming Webinars:
  • Join us for the CalFresh Outreach (CFO) Data Entry & Reporting Webinar on October 26th at 10 am. Please click on link to register
  • Join us for the CFO Campus Fiscal Reporting Webinar on November 2nd at 10 am. Invitation to register will be sent soon. 
This is a friendly reminder for our subcontractors with a FFY 17-18 contract:
  • Q4 reports were due by end of day October 15th. Please send all of your reporting information to 
    • Master log of Quarter 4 with identifying information removed
    • Screenshot of your CBO report(s) showing the number of application submitted for July, August, September
    • User name(s) that your organization is using to submit online applications
    • Annual Narrative
  • Please remember to submit your final invoice for the year (Q4) by the end of the month. If you are submitting any supplemental invoices and have not yet communicated this us, please let us know as soon as possible.
This is a friendly reminder for our subcontractors with a FFY 19-21 contract:
  • If you have not yet submitted your partially executed (signed) subcontract agreement to us, please do so as soon as possible.
For campuses that serve LA County students: 
Stay tuned for the upcoming date of the LA County DPSS & CSU Chico - Center for Healthy Communities CalFresh Outreach Partnership Meeting. 

Social Media Work Group:
Stay tuned for the upcoming date of the quarterly Social Media Work Group.

As always, let us know if you have any questions!
Phone number: (530) 898-5442
Follow us on Instagram & Twitter @CFOChicoState

Funded by USDA SNAP, known in California as CalFresh, an equal opportunity provider and employer, and the California Department of Social Services 

Copyright © 2023 CHC CalFresh Outreach, All rights reserved.

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp