Aspire Trade High School in Huntersville, North Carolina, is now accepting bids for the 2023-24 school year to provide lunch daily for its students. We are looking for a company who will cater the meals and provide necessary paperwork in a timely manner on a daily basis. In addition, all paper goods, eating utensils, serving equipment and meal plans (menus) should be provided at your expense.

Aspire Trade High School will participate in the USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service Program which has eligibility requirements and guidelines that must be met and observed for the school to remain in compliance for funding. Bids must meet the nutritional guidelines and meal patterns identified by this program for students in grades 9– 12. The caterer will provide a nutrient analysis of meals using USDA approved nutrient analysis.


Please view our Request for Proposals document, below. In your proposal, please provide your price point per meal and the nutritional guidelines and recipes for each meal item. The deadline for bid submission is at noon on Wednesday, May 3, 2023. Sealed bids should be mailed to the attention of Jennifer Nichols at Aspire Carolinas Foundation, 11414 Beatties Ford Rd, Huntersville NC 28078. For questions, please contact Jennnifer Nichols, Executive Director, at 704-651-4811