FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Tammy Barney
SUNO Upward Bound Program Participates
in Summer Food Service Program
NEW ORLEANS, LA – June 5, 2017 – The Southern University at New Orleans Upward Bound Program 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 and the requirements for participation in the Upward Bound Program. Children who are part of households that receive food stamps, or benefits under the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservation (FDPRI), or Family Independent Temporary Assistance Program (FITAP) are automatically eligible to receive free meals.
Acceptance and participating 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:
Upward Bound Program
Southern University June 5- July 14, 2017 Breakfast 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Knight’s Café Monday – Friday Lunch Noon – 1 p.m.
6400 Press Drive Closed on July 4, 2017
New Orleans, La 70126
Any person who believes he or she has been discriminated against in any USDA-related activity should write or call immediately to:
Director, Office of Adjudication
1400 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, DC 20250-9410
(800) 877-8339 (TTD)
(800) 845-6136 (Spanish)
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.