Free meals available for kids in Fridley

Fridley Public Schools is participating in the 2017 Summer Food Service Program.  Meals that meet the nutritional standards established by U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), will be provided to all children without charge.

Registration is not needed for the programs at Fridley Middle School and Stevenson Elementary.  Meals will be provided at the following sites and times:

• Fridley High School, 6000 West Moore Lake Drive, Fridley MN 55432
Meals served 11:30-12:15 (Monday through Thursday)
Now – July 20, 2017

• Hayes Elementary, 615 Mississippi Street NE, Fridley MN 55432
Meals served 11:45-12:15 (Monday through Thursday)
Now – July 20, 2017

Children must register for the following programs. Acceptance and participation requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all regardless of race, color, national origin, gender, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided at the following sites and times:

• Fridley Community Center, 6085-7th Street NE, Fridley MN 55432
Meals served 11:00-12:30 (Monday through Thursday)
Now – July 20, 2017

In accordance with federal civil rights law and the USDA, civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

1. mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

2. fax: (202) 690-7442; or

3. email: program.intake@usda.gov