2023 COU Summer Food Service Program

Open Sites

Charter Oak-Ute CSD is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be
provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children 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 a first come, first serve basis, at the sites and times
as follows:

Charter Oak Lunch Room M-F starting June 5th and running until August 4th. Breakfast is 8:00-
9:00 am and Lunch is 11:30-12:30. We will not serve on July 3rd, 4th, and 5th.
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.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination
Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: https://www.usda.gov/oascr/how-to-file-a-programdiscrimination-complaint, 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 Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

2. Fax: 202-690-7442

3. Email: program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Iowa Non-Discrimination Statement:

“It is the policy of this CNP provider not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or religion in its programs,
activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.6, 216.7, and
216.9. If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by this CNP
Provider, please contact the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office building, 400 E.
14th St. Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; website: