The Jasper County Charter System is excited to announce that all students, including those in virtual learning, as well as any child aged 0-18 in our County, will receive MEALS AT NO COST FOR THE REST OF THE SCHOOL YEAR! The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is allowing School Nutrition Programs to offer meals at no cost to all children across our Nation until June 30, 2021! ALL CHILDREN 0 - 18 YEARS OLD ARE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS PROGRAM. THEY DO NOT NEED TO BE REGISTERED STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE!
All children attending in-person classes will receive meals at no cost Monday - Friday from the school cafeterias. Meals will be available to children in our community on buses from 11:00AM - 12:15PM located at:
- Shiloh Baptist Church at Hwy 142, Recreation Parking Lot
- Jackson Lake Fire Station
- Funderburg Park Pavillion
Dates for bus pick up in May 2021:
3rd, 5th, 10th, 12th, 17th, 19th, 24th, and 26th
Please note: you do not have to sign up to receive meals at a bus location. Just show up with your children and get free meals! Contact Mary Richardson, School Nutrition Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
HELPING STUDENTS LEARN AND GROW
The Jasper County Charter System Nutrition Program provides low-cost, nutritious, delicious meals that promote and establish healthy lifelong eating habits in a warm, caring atmosphere.
The Jasper County Charter System Nutrition Program shall be leaders of excellence by consistently providing nutritionally sound, inexpensive, delectable meals coupled with superior customer service and cutting edge nutrition education.
Discrimination Clause:In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write U.S.D.A., Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact U.S.D.A. through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339 or (800)845-6136 (Spanish). U.S.D.A. is an equal opportunity provider and employer. All Rights Reserved.
In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (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: https://www.ascr.usda.gov/filing-discrimination-complaint-usda-customer, 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;
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.