MCN Food Distribution Program
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.
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.
To file a complaint alleging discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html or 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, 2019 our Income Guidelines Change
Household Size Gross Monthly Income
Each Additional Member $369
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|
|Anita Lowe, Certification Supervisor||(918) 549-2405||Eric Yahola, Program Assistant||(405) 452-1175|
|Betsy Varner, Certification Specialist||(918) 549-2409||Demonte Harjo, Warehouse Operator|
|Louise Taylor, Certification Specialist||(918) 549-2410|
|Minnie Wolfe, Certification Specialist||(918) 549-2406|
|Marcy Fox-Haltom, Program Assistant||(918) 549-2401|
|Julie Shaffer, Warehouse Coordinator||(918) 549-2403|
|Mike Wegley, Warehouse Operator|
|Hunter Jones, Warehouse Operator|
|Darrel McCall, Warehouse Operator|
|Juan Hawkins, Warehouse Operator|
|Angela Francis, Janitor/Maintenance|
|Diane Dillinger, Program Assistant||(918) 549-2412|
|April Roberts, Certification Specialist||(918) 549-2415|
|John Walton, Inventory Specialist||(918) 549-2414|
|Sandra Semsroth, Warehouse Operator|
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