7 CFR 250.66 - Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.
(a) Distribution. At the request of the State agency responsible for administering the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC Program) under part 246 of this chapter and with approval of the Department, donated foods may be made available for distribution to program participants. In instances when donated foods are made available, State agencies shall pay the Department using funds allocated to the State for the WIC Program for those donated foods which are provided to participants as part of the food package. Donated foods which are provided to participants in addition to the quantities authorized for the food package will be made available to the State agency free of charge.
(b) Quantities and value of donated foods. Distribution of donated foods to State agencies for the WIC Program shall be made on the basis of each State agency's quarterly estimate of need.
(c) Types of donated foods authorized for donation. State agencies participating in the WIC Program under part 246 of this chapter are eligible to receive donated foods under section 416 and section 32.