Southwest Tennessee Community College

For Immediate Release

Date September 24, 2008

For More Information: Brenda Rayner, 901-333-4247

Southwest Sponsors Child and Adult Care Food Program

Southwest Tennessee Community College announces the sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals will be provided at no separate charge to eligible children served at the following site(s):

Early Childhood Education Center (717 Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103)
Campus Kidís Corner (5990 Resources Drive, Memphis, TN 38134)

All meals will be provided in accordance with the U. S. Department of Agriculture non-discrimination policy which prohibits discrimination based on race, color, national origin, gender, age, disability, and political beliefs. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

The Child and Adult Care Food Program income eligibility guidelines for free and reduced-price meals effective July 1, 2008, through June 30, 2009 are listed below:

Household SizeFree RateReduce Rate
Paid Rate
1$1,127.00 and under$1,127.01 - $1,604.00$1,604.01 and above
2$1,517.00 and under$1,517.01 - $2,159.00$2,159.01 and above
3$1,907.00 and under$1,907.01 - $2,714.00$2,714.01 and above
4$2,297.00 and under$2,297.01 - $3,269.00$3,269.01 and above
5$2,687.00 and under$2,687.01 - $3,824.00$3,824.01 and above
6$3,077.00 and under$3,077.01 - $4,379.00$4,379.01 and above
7$3,467.00 and under$3,467.01 - $4,934.00$4,934.01 and above
8$3,857.00 and under$3,857.01 - $5,489.00$5,489.01 and above
For Each Additional
Person, Add