The Western New Mexico University Early Childhood Programs has announced the sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program.
The WNMU Child Development Center and Preschool emphasize the high quality and nutritious food and snacks given to the program children.
“We strive to give them the best food choices possible to enable them to have the energy and brainpower needed for their growth and development,” said Amanda Aragon, Early Childhood Programs. “The nutritious, satisfying meals that they receive while in our care have a positive impact on their learning and growth abilities.”
Program participants are offered the same meals with no physical segregation of or other discriminatory action against any person.
In accordance with federal law and U. S. Department of Agriculture policy, WNMU is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.
To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington D. C. 20250-9410, or call 1-866-632-9992.
Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact the USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339, or in Spanish at 1-800-845-6136. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Meals will be provided at the WNMU Pre-school and Child Development Center, 1000 W. College Ave. and at Growing Tree, 600 32nd St.