Summer Meal Program Sites Dates & Times


The University of the South in partnership with the South Cumberland Community Fund and 19 local community partners are pleased to announce their sponsorship of the 2019 Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). The SFSP is administered in Tennessee by the Department of Human Services under an agreement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). 

The program known as the South Cumberland Summer Meal Program will begin serving meals June 3 through July 31. There will be no meal service July 4. Parents are encouraged to attend and may bring their own meal or they can purchase a meal for $4. 

Meals will be provided to all children 18 years and younger without charge. Acceptance and participation requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all 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 partnership sites and times as follows: 

Camp Rain, 1910 Sharp Springs Rd., Decherd, June 10-July 10, Monday-Thursday, 7 -9 a.m., and 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Clark Memorial Elementary School ESP, 500 N Jefferson St., Winchester, July 1-July 31, Monday-Friday, 7:30-9:30 a.m., and 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Decherd Elementary School ESP, 401 S. Bratton St., Decherd, July 1-July 31, Monday-Friday, 7:30-9:30 a.m., and 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Franklin County Public Library, 105 S. Porter St., Winchester, June 3-July 26, Monday-Friday, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Franklin County Prevention Coalition, 900 S. Shepherd St., Winchester, June 3-July 30, each Monday and Tuesday, 7:30-9:30 a.m., and 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Grace Center of Hope, 912 S. College St., Winchester, June 3-July 31, Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

May Justus Memorial Library, 24 Dixie Lee Ave, Monteagle, June 6-July 18, each Thursday, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Mountain T.O.P., 480 Old State Highway 56, Coalmont, June 10-July 25, Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

New Beginnings Church-Monteagle, 841 W. Main St., Monteagle, June 22-June 23, Saturday and Sunday, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Rain Teen Center, 1910 Sharp Springs Rd., Decherd, June 5-July 31, each Wednesday, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Sewanee Elementary School ESP, and Reading Program, 209 University Ave., June 3-July 31,Monday-Friday, 7:30-9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

South Cumberland State Park, 11745 US-41, Monteagle,  June  24-June 27, Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

St. James Episcopal Church Midway, 898 Midway Rd., Sewanee,  June 4-July 30, each Tuesday and Thursday, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at <> or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. 

Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail to:

U.S. Department of Agriculture 

Director, Office of Adjudication,  1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20250-9410 

By fax at (202) 690-7442 or email at <>. 

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). 

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.