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Shelf Stable Meals for Emergency Distribution to Homebound Seniors

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000564379

Bid Title: Shelf Stable Meals for Emergency Distribution to Homebound Seniors

Agency Bid No. Title: 1061181

Received Date: 05/06/2016

Close Date: 06/03/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Menu standards are developed to sustain and improve Senior Nutrition Program (SNP)participants health through the provision of safe and nutritious meals using specific guidelines. Theseguidelines shall be incorporated into all requests for proposals/bids, contracts and open solicitations formeals.Each meal served by the Older Americans Act-funded nutrition services provider must meet thecurrent USDA/HHS Dietary Guidelines and must contain at least 33-1/3 percent of the current DietaryReference Intakes (DRI) as established by the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Academy ofScience-National Research Council, 66-2/3 if two meals are provided and 100 percent of the DRI if 3meals are provided per day.Requirements For Two Meals Daily1. Congregate and home delivered meal providers serving two meals per day must furnish a totalof two-thirds of the RDA.2. If the two meals are not served to the same population, each meal must meet the requirementsfor one meal.3. In the senior center environment, it is difficult to track whether the populations are the same. Ifunknown, it is assumed that the participants are two different populations and each meal mustmeet the requirements for one meal per day

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Product Code: 39306

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: County of Montgomery

State: Maryland

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: 255 Rockville Pike, Suite 125, Rockville, Maryland, 20850



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