MCN Food Distribution Program
We are taking new and recertification applications at all three Food Distribution sites on a first come first serve basis by phone/fax/email. Send all verifications to firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax at 918.549.2419.
The Food Distribution Program provides USDA donated foods to qualifying low-income Native American households as an alternative to the SNAP program. The Food Distribution Program’s goal is to provide timely services to any eligible household while preserving their pride and dignity.
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English. To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form https :/ /www.usda.gov/ sites/ default/files/ documents/usda-oascrp-complaintform-0508-0002-508-11-28-17fax2mail. pdf, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint https://www.usda.gov/oascr/how-to-file-a-program-discrimination-complaint , and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(202) 690-7442; or
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
What are the eligibility requirements for Food Distribution Benefits?
- CDIB Card | Citizenship Card | Official Document
- Social Security Cards for all household members
- Current Utility Bill with name and address
- Income for the past thirty days.
The Food Distribution Program provides home delivery services to the elderly and disabled participants. If you feel you could benefit from this service, please contact our office.
It is a USDA regulation that residents of cities with a population of 10,000 or more are not eligible for Food Distribution benefits. These cities include: Broken Arrow, Muskogee, Sand Springs, and Tulsa.
The Food Distribution Program’s income guidelines change every year on October 1st. For an updated income rate, please contact one of the locations near you.
Effective October 1, 2020 our Income Guidelines Change
Household Size Gross Monthly Income
Each Additional Member $379
Where can I go for more information?
For an application or additional information, you may visit or contact a Food Distribution Center near you.
|31830 E State Highway 51||3001 N. Wood Drive||614 Spokoke Circle|
|Coweta, OK 74429||Okmulgee, Ok 74447||Wetumka, Ok 74883|
|Phone: 918-549-2412||Phone: 918-549-2401||Phone: 405-452-1175|
|Fax: 918-549-2419||Toll Free: 1-800-482-1979||Fax: 918-549-2419|
|Koweta & Wetumka Centers||Okmulgee Center|
|Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.|
|Store Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.||Store Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.|
|Lunch Hour: 12 noon – 1 p.m.|
The store is closed the last two working days of each month for inventory purposes.
What foods are available through FDPIR?
Click for USDA Food List
Each month, participating households receive a food package to help them maintain a nutritionally balanced diet. Participants may select from over 70 products including:
- Meats: Frozen Ground Beef, Beef Roast, Whole Chicken, Chicken Breast, Pork Chops, Bison, Can Beef, Can Tuna & Can Chicken
- Fruits: Canned Fruits, Fresh Fruits, Raisins and Dried Plums
- Pasta: Egg Noodles, Macaroni & Cheese, Spaghetti, Elbow Macaroni and Whole Grain Rotini
- Dairy: Cheese, Egg Mix, Low-Fat Ultra High Temperature Milk, Nonfat Dry Milk, Evaporated Milk, Butter & Margarine
- Grains: Flour, Cornmeal, Whole Wheat Tortillas, Bakery Mix, Reduced Sodium Crackers, Cereal, Farina, Oatmeal & Rice
- Vegetables: Canned Vegetables, Fresh Vegetables, Soups, Low-Fat Refried Beans, Dry Beans, Dehydrated Potatoes
- Juices: 64 Fl. Oz of Grape, Tomato, Orange, Cran-apple, Apple & Cherry Apple
- Nuts: Peanut Butter, Peanuts & Trail Mix
- Oil: Vegetable Oil
Traditional Food: Bison, Catfish, Salmon, Blue Cornmeal & Wild Rice
Bonus Items (Subject to Change): Catfish, Salmon, Pulled Pork, & Frozen Whole Strawberries, Pork Pit Ham
Seasonal Items: Cranberry Sauce & Canned Pumpkin
|Anna Sterner, Director||(918) 549-2402||Michael Manley, Inventory Specialist||(405) 452-1174|
|Tammy Ringgold, Administrative Assistant||(918) 549-2404||Natasha Harjo, Certification Specialist||(405) 452-1177|
|Devin Davis, Food Distribution Manager||(918) 549-2405||Connie George, Program Assistant||(405) 452-1175|
|Anita Watashe, Training & Compliance Coordinator||(918) 549-2403||Connie George, Program Assistant||(405) 452-1175|
|Marcy Fox-Haltom, Program Assistant||(918) 549-2401|
|Louise Taylor, Certification Specialist||(918) 549-2410|
|Betsy Varner, Certification Specialist||(918) 549-2409|
|Tawnya Boyles, Certification Supervisor||(918) 549-2406|
|Mike Wegley, Lead Inventory Specialist||(918) 549-2403|
|Darrel McCall, Warehouse Operator|
|Juan Hawkins, Warehouse Operator|
|Hunter Jones, Warehouse Operator|
|Leeroy Soap, Warehouse Operator|
|William Jimboy, Warehouse Operator|
|Angela Francis, Janitor/Maintenance|
|April Roberts, Certification Specialist||(918) 549-2415|
|Keith Tulsa, Inventory Control Specialist||(918) 549-2414|
|Sandra Semsroth, Program Assistant||(918) 549-2412|
3001 N. Wood Dr.
PO Box 580
Okmulgee, OK 74447
Toll Free: 1-800-482-1979
Office Hours: 8:00-5:00
Store Hours: 9:00-4:00