Capital Area Community Services, Inc. is taking applications for the Commodity Supplemental Food Program. This program provides nutritious food, on a monthly basis to low-income residents of Shiawassee County who are 60 years of age or above. Persons sixty years of age or older (130 percent Federal Poverty Guidelines) may be eligible. To qualify, individuals must live in Shiawassee County and meet program guidelines.
Family size guidelines for 130 percent poverty for a family of one is $15,444, a family of two-income level is $20,826, and a family of three at $26,208. Each additional member adds $5,408 to the total.
Distribution will begin on Tuesday, April 4 at Perry City Hall, 203 W. Polly St., in Perry from 10 to 11 a.m. and at the Durand Eagle’s Club, 5230 S. New Lothrop Rd., in Durand from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. At the Capital Area Community Services, 1845 Corunna Ave., in Owosso from 9 a.m to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. starting April 5 through 14.
Anyone with questions may call (989) 723-3115. Capital Area Community Services is an equal opportunity provider.