The program provides nutritious meals for free to children who are 18 years of age or younger. The meals will be served at several locations including CMS schools, churches, YMCA branches and summer-camp programs. All locations serve lunch, with 35 also serving breakfast. Most sites serve meals Monday through Friday; serving times and days vary per location.
Families who have questions should call CMS Child Nutrition Services at 980-343-6041. Click here for a list of meal locations, dates and times of operation. CMS has been participating in the program for more than 30 years.
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, CMS is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in the course of the meal service and acceptance and participation in the program. To file a complaint of discrimination, write to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call 800- 795-3272 (voice) or 202-720-6382 (TTY). U.S. Department of Agriculture is an equal opportunity provider and employer. (Agreement number: 7835)
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