Summer is coming and you can help feed kids while school is out. East Side Union High School District provides free meals to children ages 18 and younger during the summer.
The summer meals will be served at the following locations Monday through Friday except July 4th:
- Andrew Hill High School
- Calero High School
- Foothill High School
- Independence High School
- James Lick High School
- Mt. Pleasant High School
- Oak Grove High School
- Silver Creek High School
- W. C. Overfelt High School
- Yerba Buena High School
- Amigos de Guadalupe Center for Justice and Empowerment
- Don de Dios
- Welch Park
- Poco Way Apartments
- Valley Palms Apartments
- Rita Chavez Family Learning Center
Each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture partners with local organizations like East Side Union High School District to provide free meals to children when school is out for the summer. Any child under age 18 may come and eat.
For more information about the national summer Food Service Program, visit http://www.fns.usda.gov/cnd/summer.
Tools are now available to find community feeding sites in your area. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Summer Meals site locator, Share Our Strength's (SOS) testing option, the National Hunger Hotline phone number, and the National Clearinghouse phone number are all fully operational.
To access the USFS Summer Meals site locator please visit the USDA Find Summer Meals in Your Community web page at http://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks.
To use the new SOS testing function, please text the work "food" for a response in English, or "comida" for a response in Spanish, to 877-877. The reply message will contain address and program information for sites closest to you.
To locate summer meal sites by phone, call the National Hunger Hotline at 866-3HUNGRY (866-348-6479) or 877-8HAMBRE (877-842-6273).
For Summer Community Feeding Program times and location in our area:
- East Side Union High School informational flyer (Click Here)