This is a monthly food-box program for income-eligible elders age 60 and older. This program’s food is provided by the USDA through the State of Kansas and may include such items as canned juice, fruit, vegetables, milk and meat, peanut butter or dry beans, cereal, macaroni or rice and 2 pounds of cheese for each family member who qualifies by age and income.
Open Door’s program is available in 11 Kansas counties: Butler, Chautauqua, Cowley, Harper, Harvey, Kingman, Pratt, Reno, Sedgwick, Stafford and Sumner. If you live in a county other than those listed, you may visit Kansas Department of Children and Families or contact Bridget Klein, Open Door’s CSFP coordinator, at 316.267.0511.
In 2019, the CSFP served 21,234 food boxes in the 11-county area.
People age 60 and older qualify at 130% of the federal poverty level. The current income guidelines are listed below.
To apply, bring the following information to complete the application:
This institution is an equal opportunity provider
Commodity Supplemental Food Program
|United Methodist Open Door, Inc.||P.O. Box 2756|
|2130 E. 21st St. N., Wichita KS 67214||Wichita, KS 67201-2756|
Bridget Klein, CSFP coordinator