Basic Food and Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) assistance

Community Outreach at the Colfax Library: Basic Food and CSFP. Tues., July 2 and 9, 4-6 pm; Tues., July 16 and 23, Noon - 2 pm; Thurs., August 1, 3:30 - 6 pm

Whitman County Library is partnering with the Community Action Center to conduct informational sessions about food assistance programs available to local residents in Whitman County. Cheryl Starkey, Nutrition Specialist, will be on hand to answer questions about Basic Food (formerly known as Food Stamps) and Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP). Sessions will take place on the main floor of the Colfax Library on Tuesday, July 2 and 9 from 4 to 6 p.m., and Tuesday, July 16 and 23 from 12 to 2 p.m. Stop by to find out about program benefits, eligibility, and the application process.

For additional information, visit the library's online Events Calendar at, call Whitman County Library toll free at (877) 733-3375 or Community Action Center at (800) 482-3991.


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