Media Contact: Eunicia Baker, MPA - Senior Public Information Officer
City of North Miami
305-893.6511 Ext. 12160
ebaker@northmiamifl.gov

HEALTHY SNACKS NOW OFFERED AT CITY’S AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS

North Miami, FL – 11/5/2013

The city of North Miami is proud to offer the Afterschool Meal Program, a component of the Child Care Food Program at its afterschool programs. Snacks are now available to children for no additional charge at the city’s two Afterschool Care and Tutoring Program locations: Sunkist Grove Community Center, 12500 NW 13 AVE and Griffing Community Center, 12220 Griffing BLVD.

The program provides reimbursement for nutritious meals and snacks served at eligible after school program sites. The program is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is administered in Florida by the Health Department, Bureau of Child Care Food Programs whose vision is: To be the Healthiest State in the Nation!

For more information or to register a child for the Afterschool programs, please contact the North Miami Parks and Recreation Office at 305-895-9840 or visit northmiamifl.gov/parks.

About the U.S. Department of Agriculture
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, sex, disability, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.) If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W. Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Services at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (in Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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