June 18, 2014
Free Summer Meals for Kids in Philadelphia
During the school year, thousands of low-income students eat free or reduced-price meals at schools. But when school is out and kids aren’t receiving that food, children face higher risks for hunger and malnutrition. Summer meals help to fill that gap, so kids have the nutritious food they need to stay healthy all summer.
There are more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia that serve free meals and snacks to kids and teens age 18 and under. There are no income requirements, ID or registration in qualifying areas.
Sites include recreation centers, churches, schools, public housing complexes and community organizations.
To find the nearest summer meals site:
Call the toll-free P [...]