Some local agencies offer a Summer Food Program. Below are some helpful questions and answers about the Summer Food Program:
What is the Summer Food Service Program?
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a federally-funded, state-administered program. The SFSP reimburses providers who serve healthy meals to children and teens in low-income areas at no charge primarily during the summer months when school is not in session.
Who does the Program serve?
The SFSP serves children and teens age 18 and younger.
Where is my closest Summer Food Service Program Site?
Call the National Hunger Hotline at 1-866-3-HUNGRY or 1-877-8-HAMBRE to find a meal site near you. You can also visit http://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks to search for a location online or use the site locator for smartphones - Rangeapp.org.
Where can I find more information about hunger, get involved, or donate?
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If you wish to file a Civil rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination complaint form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at http://firstname.lastname@example.org.
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