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Tuesday February 9th, 2016 5:02AM

UNG supporting food service program

By Staff
DAHLONEGA - The University of North Georgia is participating in the U.S. Department of Agriculture Summer Food Service Program, and will be providing meals free of charge to eligible children in Lumpkin, Hall and Forsyth counties.<br /> <br /> Children who are part of households that receive food stamps or benefits under the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR), or Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) are automatically eligible to receive free meals.<br /> <br /> Only those 18 or younger are eligible. However, those 22 or younger who have a mental or physical disability - as determined by an educational agency - and who participate in a school program for the mentally or physically disabled are also eligible to receive meals.<br /> <br /> The sites being served and their dates and times of operation in Cumming are:<br /> <br /> Forsyth County School Bus: Parking lot at Saxony Place Apartments, 101-103 14th Street, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. This site began operation June 2 and will end operation Aug. 1.<br /> Forsyth County School Bus
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