The BESSEMER CITY SCHOOLS CHILD NUTRITION PROGRAM is a nonprofit federally -assisted National School Lunch and Breakfast Program participant with the following mission:
·Provide nutritious meals to the school district population each day.
·Safeguard the health and well being of the school population through the implementation of scientific Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) prevention -oriented food and facility safety system.
·Offer courteous and efficient service ,
·Ensure that the school population gains a full understanding of the relationship between proper eating, good health and their effects on the ability to learn.
“The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discriminationagainst its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on thebases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity,religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status,familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of anindividual's income is derived from any public assistance program, orprotected genetic information in employment or in any program or activityconducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will applyto all programs and/or employment activities.)If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination,complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found onlineat http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDAoffice, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a lettercontaining all of the information requested in the form. Send your completedcomplaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture,Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W.,Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities maycontact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800)845-6136 (in Spanish).USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”