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2014 Summer Food ServiceProgram

Written By: Renata Stiehl
2014 Summer Food ServiceProgram

     NEW YORK (WENY) -- The Summer Food Service Program that helps gets meals to low income kids during the summer, is now accepting 2014 applications.  The state program operates June 16 - September 4.

    All schools, non-profit groups, camps and government groups are eligible to apply. The USDA manages the operation, which serves around 4-hundred thousand free meals to kids each summer.

     Groups must verify they're providing meals to needy children and meet all qualifications.

     To get more information and to find out how you can obtain an application, call program leaders at (518) 486-1086.