Summer food service to be held

Essex County Community Resources announces its participation in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP).

Meals will be provided to all children 18 years and under without charge, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided Monday through Friday from July 2 through August 10. Breakfast will be served from 8 to 9:15 a.m. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the following locations:

Bloomingdale Fire House, Bloomindale, will serve lunch only 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Petrova Elementary School, 79 Canaras Ave, Saranac Lake, will serve lunch and breakfast.

Noblewood, on Lake Shore Road in Willsboro, will serve lunch only from 11 a.m. to noon.

Meals will be served to all eligible children free of charge.

To be eligible to receive free meals at a site, children must meet the income guidelines for reduced price meals in the National School Lunch Program.

Children who are part of households that receive food stamps, 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.

Any person who believes he or she has been discriminated against in any USDA related activity should Write or call immediately to: USDA, Director, Office Rights, Room 326W. Whitten Building, 1400 Independence Avenue S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410. (202) 720-5964.

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