The Emergency Food Assistance Program (Commodities) is a federal program that helps supplement the diets of low-income Americans, including elderly people, by providing them with emergency food and nutrition assistance at no cost.
To receive food commodities, clients must register at the Radcliff Center in the Food Pantry office. Families and seniors must qualify as low income. The income requirements for Michigan TEFAP are as follows- One person household: $27,180; two person household: $36,620; three person household: $46,060; and four person household: $55,500.
Distribution takes place at the Radcliff Center on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Food is available on a first come first serve basis.