Summer Food Service Program for Children

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The Louisville Metro Community Action Partnership (CAP), part of the Department of Community Services and Revitalization, is participating in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) beginning Monday, June 9, 2014. There are 17 Open Sites where free, nutritious meals are made available to all children age one (1) to eighteen (18) years in Jefferson County.   The program will operate through August 1, 2014 at most of the sites.

Please click here to see the attached SFSP Open Site Listing.

Please click here for special closings related to field trips, etc.

There are also 13 Closed Enrolled Sites and Camps which are only open to enrolled children or to an identified group of children who meet program eligibility.   At the Closed Enrolled sites, meals will be also be provided to all eligible children free of charge.

To be eligible to receive free meals at a residential or non-residential camp, children must meet the income guidelines for reduced-price meals in the National School Lunch Program. Click here to review the attached income guidelines for reduced-price meals by family size.  Children who are part of households that receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps) benefits, or benefits under the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR), or Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) are automatically eligible to receive free meals). The sites considered Closed Enrolled sites are as follows:

Please click here to see the attached SFSP Closed Enrolled Site Listing.

Acceptance and participation requirements for the Summer Food Service Program and all activities are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

To file a complaint of discrimination, write or call immediately to:
USDA
Director, Office of Adjudication
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
((866) 632-9992 or (800) 877-8339 (TTY) or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish)

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

For more information regarding the site locations, call Community Action Partnership (CAP) at (502) 574-1157.

More about the Summer Food Service Program
Community Action Partnership (CAP) is one of more than 1,000 sites in Kentucky that provide almost 2 million meals and snacks to Kentucky children annually through the (SFSP). For more information about other sponsors and serving sites in the Louisville area and across the state, call the National Hunger Hotline (1-866-348-6479) or visit www.whyhunger.org/findfood.



The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) for children is federally funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and is a pass through grant from the Kentucky Department of Education. CAP is funded, in part, under a contract with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services with funds from the Community Services Block Grant Act of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.