BENTON COOPERATIVE TELEPHONE CO. TELEPHONE SUBSCRIBER 2016 ANNUAL NOTICE
Statement of Nondiscrimination
Benton Cooperative Telephone Co. has filed with the Federal Government a Compliance Assurance in which it assures Rural Utilities Service that it will comply fully with rules and regulations of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
The USDA prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact USDA’s TARGET Center at (202)720-2600 (voice and TDD).
The person in this organization responsible for coordinating the non-discrimination compliance efforts of this organization is Cheryl Scapanski, Manager. To file a complaint of discrimination, write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, or call toll free (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.