Summer Food Program
Local agencies in Westmoreland County offer Summer Food Programs. Below are some helpful questions and answers about Summer Food Programs.
What is the Summer Food Service Program?
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a federal-funded, state administered program that reimburses providers who serve healthy meals to children and teens in low-income area at no charge. This is primarily done during the summer months when school is not in session.
Who does the Program serve?
The Summer Food Services Program serves children and teens age 18 and younger.
Where is my closest Summer Food Service Program site?
Call the National Hunger Hotline at 1-888-3-HUNGRY or 1-877-8-HAMBRE to find a meal site near you. You can also visit http://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks to search for a location online near you.
Where can I find more information about hunger, get involved, or donate?
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