WSU Children’s Center Adopts USDA Meal Program

PULLMAN, Wash. — The Washington State University Children’s Center has announced its sponsorship of the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. Meals will be made available to enrolled children at no separate charge without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, age or disability. Parental income determines the amount of money OSPI will reimburse sponsors to provide meals to enrolled children. The income eligibility guidelines listed below are used to determine the reimbursement from OSPI.

Family Size Free Reduced-price

1 $ 905 $1,288
2 1,219 1,735
3 1,533 2,182
4 1,848 2,629
5 2,162 3,076
6 2,476 3,523
7 2,790 3,970
8 3,104 4,417
For each additional
Family member add: +315 +448

Any person who believes that he or she has been discriminated against in any USDA-related activity should write immediately to the Secretary of Agriculture, Washington, DC 20250.

Meals will be provided at both WSU Children’s Center’s locations at Olympia Avenue and Commons Hall (toddlers only).