University of Pittsburgh
March 23, 1999

Pitt's Engineering Impact Program Offers Summer Food Program for Students

Contact:  412-624-4147

PITTSBURGH, March 23 -- The Pitt Engineering Impact Program, sponsored by the School of Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh, will conduct its annual Summer Food Service Program for Children June 25 through August 7, 1999. Students, aged 18 and younger, who have been admitted to the Impact Summer Program and who fall at or below the following Family Size/Annual Income Guidelines are eligible.

Family size 1998 Annual Income

1 $14,893

2 $20,073

3 $25,253

4 $30,433

5 $35,613

6 $40,793

7 $45,973

8 $51,153

Each additional family member $ 5,180

Food services will use the Towers Cafeteria, located at 3995 Forbes Avenue. This cafeteria is operated in accordance with the Affirmative Action policies of the US Department of Agriculture and the University of Pittsburgh.

The University of Pittsburgh, as an educational institution and as an employer, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnicity, national origin, age, sex, marital, veterans or handicapped status. This is a commitment made by the University in accordance with federal, state and local laws and regulations.

Any person who believes that he or she has been discriminated against in any US Department of Agriculture related activity should contact the Secretary of Agriculture within 180 days of the incident.

For more information, contact the Affirmative Action Office, University of Pittsburgh, or the US Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.

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