Boys & Girls Clubs of the Chattahoochee Valley Bright from the Start: Summer Food Service Program

Staff Report From Columbus CEO

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Chattahoochee Valley is participating in the Summer Food Service Program.  Meals will be provided to all eligible children free of charge.  (To be eligible to receive free meals at a residential camp, children must meet the income guidelines for reduced price meals in the National School Lunch Program.  The income guidelines for reduced price meals by family size are listed on the next page.)  Children who are part of households that receive foods 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.

Acceptance and participation requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all 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 at the sites and times as follows:

Site Name

Site Address

Meal Start & End Time

Monday – Friday

May 28, 2019 – July 26, 2019

The Club Teen Center Unit

200 Clover Avenue

11:30am – 12:45pm

East Columbus Unit

1429 Morris Road

11:30am – 12:45pm

J. Barnett Woodruff South Columbus Unit

3200 Cusseta Road

11:30am – 12:45pm

North Columbus Unit

1309 29th Street

11:30am – 12:45pm

Fox Elementary Boys & Girls Club

600 38th Street

3:00pm – 4:00 pm


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.