North CarolinaDepartment of Health and Human Services
Division of Public Health; Women's & Children's Health Section
1914 Mail Service Center; Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-1914
Tel 919-733-2973 Fax 919-733-1384
Michael F. Easley, Governor
Carmen Hooker Buell, Secretary
May 15, 2000
CACFP 00-11
SFSP 00-08
TO: All Child and Adult Care Food Program Institutions
All Summer Food Service Program Sponsors

Alice Lenihan, RD, MPH, LDN
Chief, Nutrition Services Branch

SUBJECT: Nondiscrimination Statement

The following nondiscrimination statement is specifically for the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). This statement is to be included, in full, on all materials regarding these programs that are produced for public information, public education, or public distribution.

"In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (202) 720-5964 (voice and TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer."

If the material is too small to permit the full statement to be included, the material will, at a minimum, include the statement in print size no smaller than the text that "This institution is an equal opportunity provider."

"And Justice for All" posters will be forwarded to you as soon as we receive them in our office.

cc: SNP Staff

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