Commodities Distribution Dates

The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) of Michigan is based on 200% of Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.  This quarterly distribution program is available to all individuals in Presque Isle County who meet income guidelines.  PICCOA is the Presque Isle County distribution site. Call the Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency (NEMCSA) at 866-270-0685 for details.
The Michigan Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) is for Seniors (60+ years of age) and is a monthly food distribution program. PICCOA is the Presque Isle County distribution site for this program.  An application must be submitted to verify qualification for the program; available at PICCOA in Posen and Onaway.  Call or visit a PICCOA center or Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency at 866-270-0685 for details.
TEFAP - Quarterly Commodities
Distributions are from 9 am to Noon
Posen & Onaway Senior Centers
Specific distribution dates for this program are no longer predetermined for the calendar year.   
Please contact us to confirm actual dates.

  • The next TEFAP distribution will take place on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. (Confirmed)

  • One form of identification is required (photo id, water or power bill, proof of residence within the county).
  • Proxies must bring a written note to pick up commodities for someone else.
  • The program is based on a first come, first served basis; some products may not be available for all clients.
CSFP - Monthly Senior Commodities
Onaway Distribution from 9 am-10 am
Posen Distribution from 11:00am-11:30am

October 4, 2018
November 1, 2018
December 6, 2018
January 10, 2019
February 7, 2019
March 7, 2019
April 11, 2019
May 9, 2019
June 6, 2019
July 11, 2019
August 8, 2019
September 5, 2019
  •   Scheduled dates subject to change.


  • Application requires proof of income from all sources (social security benefits, wages, pensions, interest, dividends, rents, royalties, self-employment, etc.).
  • Age guidelines require cut-off dates based on the current distribution month.