Food Distribution Division
USDA Programs Administered by NCDA&CS Food Distribution Division
The Food Distribution Division administers nine food programs for the Food and Nutrition Service of the United States Department of Agriculture.
||RECIPIENTS OF PROGRAMS ARE:
|Schools (public, certain private,and residential)
||Children in public and certain private schools, and children in residential child care institutions
||Prisons, jails, nursing homes, hospitals
|Emergency Feeding Assistance Program (EFAP)
||Departments of Social Services, soup kitchens, drug and alcohol rehab centers, violence prevention shelters for women and children, and food banks
|Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)/Elderly Feeding
||Women, infants, children and elderly persons below Federal poverty standards
||School age children in schools
||School age children
||Red Cross Shelters
All agencies that receive USDA commodities have to be a non-profit agency with a tax ID number.
Last updated: October 2, 2015