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Press Release: Summer Food Service Program Begins June 3 for Children in Need | June 2024


Date: Friday, May 31, 2024

Subject: Summer Food Service Program Begins June 3 for Children in Need

FAIRBANKS–The Fairbanks North Star Borough School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program starting Monday, June 3, 2024. Meals will be provided to all children, 18 years and younger, without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

Meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows: 

Barnette Magnet School

June 3 – June 26 (M-TH)

Breakfast & Lunch

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.; 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Hunter Elementary School

June 3 – June 27 (M-TH)

Breakfast & Lunch 

8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.; 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. 

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. 

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online here, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. 

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

For more information, please contact: Carlos Perez, Nutrition Services Assistant Director, 907-451-1004 ext.16604 or