Left to Right: Tule River USDA Food Staffers, Ronald Buckman and Jesus Salas send boxes of food down the conveyor to CVMT Staffer, Tiger Paulk, to load onto the cart. USDA Food Program 8/20/2013

On Tuesday, August 20, 2013, the California Valley Miwok Tribe had its monthly USDA Commodity Food Distribution.

USDA Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) applications can be requested by calling the California Valley Miwok Tribe’s Tribal Office at 209-931-4567 located in San Joaquin County, CA. For more in depth information on the food program or to request an application (from the Tule River Tribe) for participation in the Tule River Food Distribution Program send your inquiries to the Tule River Food Distribution Program, 2780 West Yowlumne, Suite B, Porterville, CA 93257. Phone: (559) 781-3128 – Fax: (559) 781-9192.

CVMT sincerely thanks the Tule River Reservation (USDA Food Program), Mr. Richard McDarment, USDA FDIR Director, Mrs. Patricia Salas, USDA FDIR Intake Manager, Mr. Jesus Salas, USDA FDIR Staff, and Mr. Ronald Buckman, USDA FDIR Staff & driver.