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Summer Meals for Kids/Teens Start June 27

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Summer Meals for Kids/Teens Start June 27
Posted on 06/22/2022
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The Portland Public Schools will be operating various summer meal sites across the city of Portland this summer. Meals and times will be posted at sites and maps have been distributed to students at school.

School Sites will begin operation on June 27 and continue through July 29, and some through August 12, Monday- Friday. Community sites will operate from June 27-August 12, Monday –Friday.

All children and teens 18 years and younger may receive a meal free of charge, on a first-come, first-serve basis, at any of the meal site locations. There is no meal service on Monday July 4th.

To get more information about sites and times, you may dial 2-1-1, text “Summer Meals” to 97779, or go online to the Summer Meals page on the Portland Public Schools website or go to http://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks. Click HERE for the Portland site map.

Also, click HERE for a general Food Resource Guide from the Cumberland County Food Security Council.

PORTLAND OPEN MEAL SITES

Opens 6/27 M-F

·      East End Community School

·      Rowe Elementary School

·      Deering High School

·      BGC Cumberland Ave

·      BGC Sagamore Club House

·      BGC Riverton Club House

·      Study Center at Kennedy Park

·      Munjoy South Playground

·      Reiche Playground

Opens 6/27 M, T, TH

·      North Deering Garden

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English.  Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible State or local Agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted 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; or

(2)       fax:            (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or

(3)       email:            [email protected]

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

The Maine Human Rights Act prohibits discrimination because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, religion, ancestry or national origin.

Complaints of discrimination must be filed at the office of the Maine Human Rights Commission, 51 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333-0051. If you wish to file a discrimination complaint electronically, visit the Human Rights Commission website at https://www.maine.gov/mhrc/file/instructions and complete an intake questionnaire. Maine is an equal opportunity provider and employer.