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Commodity Supplemental Food Program


 
Connie Gurule
CSFP Coordinator
 
Phone: (719) 672-3332 ext. 3452
Fax:      (719) 672-0728
 
Email: cgurule@costillacounty-co.gov
 
Address:
P.O. Box 99
105 Gasper Street
San Luis, CO 81152
 
Office Hours:
7:00am - 5:30pm
Monday - Thursday
CLOSED ON DISTRIBUTION DAYS
 

 
DESCRIPTION:
 
The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) and The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) are designed to provide nutritional needs for low-income populations. CSFP Participants come to the distribution center monthly to collect food items and TEFAP participants come quarterly. People who qualify include low income pregnant, post-partum and breast feeding women, and children up to age six from low income families (CSFP/WIC), low income people over age 60 (CSFP/Elderly) and low income families (TEFAP).
 

 
DISTRIBUTION SITES & TIMES:
 
Alamosa:
VFW Rear Entrance                       CSFP: 4th Tuesday every other month; 8am - 12:00pm
519 Main Street                              TEFAP: N/A
Alamosa, CO 81101
 
Blanca / Fort Garland:
Community Center                          CSFP: 2nd Thursday each month; 11:00am - 12:30pm        
17591 East Highway 160               TEFAP: 3rd Thursday every three months; 10:00am - 2:00pm
Fort Garland, CO 81133
 
Del Norte:
Annex Building                                 CSFP: 3rd Wednesday every other month; 10:00am - 12:00pm
6th Street                                          TEFAP: N/A
Del Norte, CO 81132         
 
Garcia:
Fire Station                                       CSFP: 2nd Thursday each month; 9:00am - 9:30am
13045 County Road 13 P.2             TEFAP: 3rd Monday every three months; 10:00am - 11:30am        
Garcia, CO 81152
 
Monte Vista:
Calvary Baptist Church                    CSFP: 3rd Wednesday every other month; 1:00pm - 4:00pm
2160 Sherman Avenue                    TEFAP: N/A
Monte Vista, CO 81144
 
Mosca:
Methodist Church                             CSFP: 4th Tuesday every other month; 2:00pm - 3:00pm
5385 Baker Street                           TEFAP: N/A
Mosca, CO 81146
 
San Luis:
CSFP Building                                 CSFP: Assigned days; 7:00am - 5:30pm
105 Gasper Street                           TEFAP: 2nd Tuesday each month; 12:00pm - 4:00pm
San Luis, CO 81152
 

 
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

 

DOCUMENTS NEEDED TO APPLY

Proof of income (check stubs or copies of checks, award letters, etc.)

Proof of address (copy of utility bills, etc.)

Proof of child's birth (certificate of birth or childs immunization record)

Picture ID (drivers license)

 

State of Colorado CSFP Income Eligibility Guidelines

(Effective date: date of the publication of 2013 Federal Poverty Guidelines)

 

Househol d Size

Federal Poverty Guidelines

WIC- 185%

Seniors - 130%

 

Annual Income

Weekly

Monthly

Annual

Weekly

Monthly

Annual

1

$                                     11,490

$       409

$    1,772

$   21,257

$        288

$         1,245

$         14,937

2

$                                     15,510

$       552

$    2,392

$   28,694

$        388

$         1,681

$         20,163

3

$                                     19,530

$       695

$    3,011

$   36,131

$        489

$        2,116

$        25,389

4

$                                     23,550

$       838

$    3,631

$   43,568

$        589

$        2,552

$        30,615

5

$                                     27,570

$       981

$    4,251

$   51,005

$        690

$        2,987

$        35,841

6

$                                     31,590

$    1,124

$    4,871

$   58,442

$        790

$        3,423

$        41,067

7

$                                     35,610

$     1,267

$    5,490

$   65,879

$        891

$        3,858

$        46,293

8

$                                     39,630

$    1,410

$    6,110

$   73,316

$        991

$        4,294

$        51,519

For each add'l family member, add

$                                       4,020

$       143

$       620

$     7,437

$         101

$           436

$          5,226

 

 

State of Colorado TEFAP Income Eligibility Guidelines

(Effective date: date of the publication of 2013 Federal Poverty Guidelines)

 

Household Size

Federal Poverty Guidelines

TEFAP -185%

 

Annual Income

Weekly

Monthly

Annual

1

$                                    11,490

$         409

$      1,772

$      21,257

2

$                                    15,510

$         552

$      2,392

$      28,694

3

$                                    19,530

$         695

$      3,011

$      36,131

4

$                                    23,550

$         838

$      3,631

$      43,568

5

$                                    27,570

$         981

$      4,251

$      51,005

6

$                                    31,590

$      1,124

$      4,871

$      58,442

7

$                                    35,610

$      1,267

$      5,490

$      65,879

8

$                                    39,630

$      1,410

$      6,110

$      73,316

For each add'l family member, add

$                                      4,020

$         143

$         620

$        7,437