Oklahoma Department of Human Services
Sequoyah Memorial Office Building, 2400 N. Lincoln Blvd. • Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-3646 • Fax (405) 521-6684 • Internet: www.okdhs.org
 
Commodity Distribution
Program Description

This commodities program is administered by the OKDHS Commodity Distribution Unit. The unit orders, stores and distributes USDA foods to eligible recipients and administers the USDA School Nutrition programs for the private schools and residential child care institutions in Oklahoma.

Key Personnel

Services

School Nutrition Program

 

Commodity Distribution distributes USDA Foods for the National School Lunch Program (NSLP), Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP), Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) and Nutrition Services Incentive Program (NSIP). 


The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) and Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) - Food Banks. OKDHS partners with the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma (Link opens in a new window) in Oklahoma City and the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma (CFBEO)  (Link opens in a new window) in Tulsa to distribute USDA TEFAP and CSFP products to food pantries/closets, soup kitchens,  emergency shelters, and nutrition sites.

Information
Contact Information

Nancy Ebahotubbi
Programs Administrator

Phone: (405) 521-3581
               1-800-848-4019
Fax:       (405) 521-6949

Sequoyah Memorial Office Building
2400 N. Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73105

Mailing Address
PO Box 25352
Oklahoma City, OK 73125

Library

Commodity Distribution Procedures Handbook
This publication presents the Commodity Distribution Program in an easy to understand format.

Online version

 

School Year 2013 Commodity Price List
The School Year 2013 Commodity Price List provides a list of distributed commodities and applicable prices for the current school year.

2013 School Price List (.pdf, 4 pp, 172 KB)

 

Code of Federal Regulations for Commodity Processing
The federal regulations for commodity processing are a part of USDA code and detail compliance issues for state commodity distribution programs.

USDA Federal Regulations (.pdf, 11 pp, 57 KB)

 

Food and Allergens Fact Sheet
Information about new federal regulations that require manufacturers allergenic foods and food groups contained in their product.

Food Allergens Labeling Fact Sheet (.pdf, 2 pp, 51 KB)

Forms

Commodity Distribution forms

Commodity Distribution Application (DF-10)

School Nutrition forms

The U.S Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department.

 

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

 

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Last Updated:  11/20/2014