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Services > Summer EBT for Children Program

Summer EBT for Children Program

COVID-19 UPDATES

Out of an abundance of caution and to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, or COVID-19, certain Chickasaw Nation events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, canceled or closed. For a complete list of postponements, cancelations or closures, visit the COVID-19 INFORMATION page. We will continue to update the list as the situation progresses.

Families with children receiving free or reduced school meals may qualify for free food this summer.

The Chickasaw Nation Nutrition Services is now accepting applications for the Summer EBT for Children program.

To apply, click Apply Online.

To apply over the phone, call the Chickasaw Nation SEBTC at (580) 272-1178 or (844) 256-3467 (8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday). Para presentar una solicitud por teléfono, llame a SEBTC de Chickasaw Nation al (580) 272-1178 o (844) 256-3467 (8:00 a. m. a 5:00 p. m., de lunes a viernes).

This federally funded program is available to anyone; you do not have to be American Indian to qualify. Qualifying families will receive approximately $30 of free food per child per month for May, June and July. Benefits are on an EBT card (works like a debit card) that allows you to purchase healthy food for the summer.

Participation in this program will have no impact on other government assistance that you and your child receive.

Information provided by you on the consent form or any records obtained for this program will be kept confidential as required by law and will be used only for this project.

Once approved, Summer EBT cards will be mailed to the address you provided along with a list of participating stores and a food card (shopping list) that will help you identify approved food items.

Call Chickasaw Nation SEBTC at (580) 272-1178 or (844) 256-3467 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday with questions.

Eligibility

  • Enrolled in a participating school district in grades Pre-K – 12th grade
  • Receive free or reduced meals at school*

*Free and reduced meal programs offered by schools operating Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) may have additional criteria to qualify based on the school’s identified student percentage (ISP). For more information, contact Summer EBT for Children.

Other Information

Participating School Districts:

Achille

Ada

Albion

Alex

Allen

Amber-Pocasset

Antlers

Ardmore

Arkoma

Atoka

Battiest

Bennington

Blanchard

Bokoshe

Boswell

Bowlegs

Bray-Doyle

Bridge Creek

Broken Bow

Buffalo Valley

Butner

Byng

Caddo

Calera

Calvin

Cameron

Canadian

Caney

Central High

Chickasha

Clayton

Coalgate

Colbert

Coleman

Comanche

Cottonwood

Crowder

Davis

Denison

Dibble

Dickson

Duncan

Durant

Eagletown

Elmore City-Pernell

Empire

Fanshawe

Forest Grove

Fort Towson

Fox

Friend

Frink-Chambers

Glover

Grandview

Grant

Greenville

Haileyville

Harmony

Hartshorne

Haworth

Haywood

Healdton

Heavener

Hodgen

Holdenville

Holly Creek

Howe

Hugo

Idabel

Indianola

Justice

Keota

Kingston

Kinta

Kiowa

Konawa

Krebs

Lane

Latta

Le Flore

Lexington

Lindsay

Lone Grove

Lukfata

Madill

Mannsville

Marietta

Marlow

Maud

Maysville

McAlester

McCurtain

Middleberg

Milburn

Mill Creek

Minco

Monroe

Moss

Moyers

Nashoba

Newcastle

New Lima

Ninnekah

Noble

Panama

Panola

Paoli

Pauls Valley

Pioneer

Pittsburg

Plainview

Pocola

Poteau

Purcell

Quinton

Rattan

Ravia

Red Oak

Ringling

Rock Creek

Roff

Rush Springs

Ryan

Sasakwa

Savanna

Seminole

Shady Point

Silo

Smithville

Soper

Spiro

Springer

Stigler

Stonewall

Stratford

Stringtown

Strother

Stuart

Sulphur

Swink

Talihina

Tannehill

Terral

Thackerville

Tishomingo

Tupelo

Turner

Tushka

Tuskahoma

Tuttle

Valliant

Vanoss

Varnum

Velma-Alma

Verden

Wapanucka

Washington

Waurika

Wayne

Wetumka

Wewoka

Whitebead

Whitefield

Whitesboro

Wilburton

Wilson

Wister

Wright City

Wynnewood

Zaneis

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color national origin, sex, age, or disability.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, 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 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 at program.intake@usda.gov. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

This project has been funded at least in part with Federal funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The contents of this publication do not necessarily reflect the view or policies of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

Online Applications

Service Area

Chickasaw Nation Residents

This service is available inside the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries

Contact Information

Phone:
(580) 272-1178

Toll-Free:
(844) 256-3467

Mailing Address

1300 Hoppe Blvd., Suite 1
Ada, Oklahoma 74820

Location

Ada Nutrition Services
518 E. Arlington
Ada, Oklahoma 74820

(888) 436-7255