Free meals for students
Summer Meal Programs offer free meals to children ages 18 and younger during the summer months. The California Department of Education provides a list of participating sites within each County. Please be aware that the list is not always kept up to date when access points change at the individual district level, and it is best to check in with the participating school districts before accessing the Summer Meal service. Online here: www.cde.ca.gov/ds/sh/sn/summersites20.asp
Please see information for participating school districts below. Meal distribution times and locations will vary by school district.
school Districts participating in summer meal programs
Providing free to-go meals for children during summer months. Meals distributed include both breakfast and lunch. Available to children ages 18 and younger. Children must be present at time of meal pick up. Meals available at the following location and time.
Bangor Elementary School, 7549 Oro Bangor Hwy, Bangor. Available Monday and Wednesday: 11am-12pm(Noon)
Providing free to-go meals for children during summer months. Meals distributed include both breakfast and lunch.Meals will be provided through curbside distribution, and all meals will be to-go. Ages 18 years and younger will be served for free. No registration is required; just show up. Children must be present to receive a meal, but free meals are available to any child in the community age 18 years or younger regardless of the school they attend. Meals available from June 8th, 2020 – August 14th, 2020 at the following locations and times.
Chapman Elementary School, 1071 East 16th Street, Chico M, W, F: 11am-12:30pm (noon)
Citrus Elementary School, 1350 Citrus Avenue, Chico. M, W, F: 11am-12:30pm (noon)
Little Chico Creek, 2090 Amanda Way, Chico. M, W, F: 11am-12:30pm (noon)
Bidwell Junior High School, 2376 North Avenue, Chico. M, W, F: 11am-12:30pm (noon)
Chico Junior High School, 280 Memorial Way. M, W, F: 11am-12:30pm (noon)
Providing free to-go meals for children during summer months. Meals distributed include both breakfast and lunch. Available to children under the age of 18. Parents and guardians can pick up meals for the children in their household, and children do not have to be in attendance during distribution times.Meals will be distributed as to-go meals, meals cannot be consumed on site. Meals are available through August 21st, 2020 at the following locations and times.
Gridley High School, 300 East Spruce Street, Gridley. M-F: 9:30am-12pm (noon)
Sycamore Middle School, 1125 Sycamore Street, Gridley. M-F: 9:30am- 12pm (noon)