District to offer free summer meals

The Colonial School District's Food Service Department will be offering a federally funded free summer meals program. The program is open to all students 18 years of age and under who live in the Colonial School District. Meals will be provided to all children without charge. Participation requirements for the program 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.

The meals will be served at Conshohocken Elementary School, 301 Harry Street, Conshohocken, Monday through Thursdays. Breakfast will be served from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and lunches will be served from 12:15 p.m. until 1:15 p.m. The 2017 program will begin Monday, July 10 and run through Thursday, August 3. Meals will also be served at Colonial Elementary School, 230 Flourtown Road, Plymouth Meeting, Monday through Thursdays. Lunch will be served from 12:15 until 12:45 p.m. The program will begin Monday, July 10 and run through Thursday, August 10.

Additional Information on the program can be obtained by calling Lori McCoy, Director of Food Services, at 610-834-1670, ext. 8205.

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, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, 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 Rights1400 Independence Avenue, SW

Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

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

(3) email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

District to offer free summer meals