Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)

Community Supplemental Food Program (C.S.F.P)

The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) provides nutritious supplemental food to seniors 60 years of age and older.

CSFP does not provide all the food a person needs. It provides supplemental food with good sources of nutrients which may be lacking in the diets of the participants.

Learn more about our CSFP Program by watching our agency video:


  • UHT Milk and non-fat dry milk
  • Fruit & Vegetables – canned fruits & vegetables, canned juices
  • Cereals
  • Rice, Spaghetti, Macaroni
  • Canned meat
  • Peanut Butter/Dry Beans
  • Cheese Reduced Fat

Elderly Income Guidelines

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These guidelines are based on 130% of the federal poverty guidelines and are effective until notification of new income guidelines.

All commodity foods are supplied by the USDA. They do not need to be refrigerated until they have been opened, except for the cheese, which must be refrigerated. Help is available for learning how to prepare some of the foods.

To qualify, participants must set up an appointment and bring proof of address and either an ID or Driver’s Licence.  Please call (308) 865-5683 Ext. 1 or 2 to request an appointment.

Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska’s CSFP Program serves the following counties: Adams, Arthur, Buffalo, Chase, Clay, Dawson, Dundy, Franklin, Frontier, Furnas, Gosper, Grant, Harlan, Hayes, Hitchcock, Hooker, Kearney, Keith, Lincoln, Logan, McPherson, Nuckolls, Perkins, Phelps, Red Willow, Thomas, and Webster.

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

Bi-monthly clinics are held in the following communities:
Alma, Arapahoe, Beaver City, Benkelman, Cambridge, Clay Center, Cozad, Curtis, Franklin, Grant, Hastings, Holdrege, Imperial, Kearney, Lexington, McCook, Minden, North Platte, Ogallala, Oxford,  Red Cloud, Superior, and Sutherland.

For more information call the representative closest to you.
Jean Harms – Franklin – (308) 425-3726
Katie Shaw – Hastings – (402) 463-7679
Kerry Oliva – Kearney – (308) 865-5680
Martha Draskovic – Lexington- (308) 324-4219
Araceli Santos – McCook – (308) 345-1187
Arica Zambrano- Minden – (308) 832-1829
Donna Legas – North Platte – (308) 532-3250

For more information, please contact
Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska
Commodity Foods

114 East 11th , PO Box 2288
Kearney, NE 68848
(308) 865-5683
Fax (308) 865-5684

This program is partially funded by your local United Way.