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Friday
Apr132018

Summer Food Service Seeking Site Supervisors

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to ensure that low-income children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session. Free meals, that meet Federal Nutrition Guidelines, are provided to all children at approved SFSP Sites in areas with significant concentrations of low-income children.

Community Action of Southern Kentucky is participating in the 2018 Summer Food Service Program during the months of June and July 2018, and is excited to announce the upcoming Site Supervisor (Volunteer) training day and location:

Logan County Public Library
225 Armory Drive
Russellville, KY 42276
Contact Name: Crystal Bell, CSBG Coordinator
cbell@casoky.org,
(270)726-2459

           or

Kacey Cole, Nutrition Coordinator
kcole@casoky.org
(270)782-3162, ext. 177

Meeting Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Meeting Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

If you have been wondering what the Summer Feeding Program is all about or how you can help feed the children in Logan County, please come to this training to have your questions answered! Please bring anyone willing to be a volunteer with you! It’s fast, easy, and free to become a Volunteer!!  The more sites we have, the more children we can feed!! You can set up at a church, park, your front yard, and just about anywhere! You can select a time to serve meals that fits in with your schedule!

Please mark your calendars and come join us!

To download the full press release, please click here.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) 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. Additionally, program information is available in languages other than English.

To file a complaint alleging discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination complaint Form, AD-027, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866)632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

Mail:

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
Fax: (202)690-7442; or
Email: Program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Monday
Apr092018

FY19 CSBG Plan and Budget Proposal

The Community Services Block grant Plan and Budget Proposal for the upcoming FY19 is ready for public review. please Sign our Guest book to retrieve the document. If you have any questions, please contact Leslie Talley at (270) 782-3162 or ltalley@casoky.org..
Tuesday
Mar132018

Garden Program Begins April 9!

The Community Action Garden Program is designed to encourage economic self-support by providing low-income households with the essential materials to start growing a vegetable garden.

Eligible program participants receive a voucher from Community Action of Southern Kentucky, Inc.  The voucher can be used to purchase garden products, such as, garden seeds, garden plants, and/or fertilizers. 

For more information, contact your local Community Services office (click here for locations), call (270) 782-3162 ext. 244, or click below.

Friday
Jan192018

VITA Tax Preparation Starts February 1!

Community Action is once again offering FREE tax prep services! Starting February 1 and running through April 15, if you made $66,000 or less last year we can do your taxes for you at the Housing Authority of Bowling Green. For an appointment, call the Housing Authority of Bowling Green at (270) 843-6071. For more information, visit casoky.org/brabc.

If you are unable to make it to Bowling Green, you can also log onto MyFreeTaxes.com to do your own taxes through the United Way and H&R Block! Click the image below to go to their website now and set up an account so you're ready when tax season starts!